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  1. Chilcotin rancher settles dispute with Tolko Industries over pine beetle loggingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Canada.com

    A timber company has reached an 11th-hour, out-of-court settlement with a cattle rancher who claims that salvage logging of beetle-killed forests seriously altered the hydrology of his Chilcotin farmland. Randy Saugstad said Thursday that he considers the settlement with Tolko Industries a victory that should pressure the B.C. government to take closer control over logging in the province.

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  2. Attorney requests Slender Man stabbing suspect Morgan Geyser be moved to treatment facilityRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Waukesha

    Morgan Geyser's attorney has requested that the 12-year-old girl's bail be reduced and that she be allowed to move to a facility where she can receive care and treatment for schizophrenia while her attempted homicide legal proceedings continue. In his motion filed with the court last week, Attorney Anthony Cotton said that the Washington County Juvenile Detention Center where Geyser is currently confined can't meet her needs.

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  3. Potential disaster was avoidedRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Northern Michigan News

    The Swiss Alpine Association is a heavily wooded, residential community in Osceola County, and is located adjacent to the state forest. On Sunday, April 19, there was a brush fire driven by high winds.

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  4. Crews called to Lowhill Township fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Morning Call

    Fire crews were called Friday afternoon to a dwelling and brush fire in Lowhill Township, Lehigh County. Lehigh County crews were called Friday afternoon to a blaze at a dwelling that appeared to be spreading into the woods.

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  5. Big Mobile News Includes Apple Patent, New Digital Payment SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Small Business Trends

    Mobile dominated the news this week with information on a new Apple patent, a long awaited digital payment system and the wider availability of a popular mobile device. Look for details on these stories and more in this week's Small Business Trends news and information roundup.

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  6. Wildfire shows real heroes in our midstRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Times News

    During the weekend of April 18-19, a number of heroes were in our midst as hundreds of firefighters paid and volunteer alike answered the call to duty and courageously fought a massive wildfire on Blue Mountain in Lehigh and Carbon counties, which consumed more than 400 acres. According to initial reports, firefighters from Lehigh, Carbon and Schuylkill counties, as well as those from the Harrisburg, Chester, Lancaster and Montgomery County areas fought the blaze all weekend long.

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  7. 10 acre fire in Charlotte County under controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The initial call came in as four separate fires. Charlotte County fire immediately called in for additional help.

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  8. After a week of grass fires arsonists are warned they face a two year prison sentence and 5,000 fineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | South Wales Argus

    ANYONE who starts fires in dry grass and bracken on purpose risks a two year prison sentence and A 5,000 fine, a police boss has said. Mountain fires have ripped across Gwent since the beginning of April, approaching homes, destroying habitat for wildlife, and terrifying residents.

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  9. Fire restrictions take forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Castanet.net

    ... runs until Oct. 15 or until further notice. "Since April 1, Kamloops Fire Centre crews have responded to 12 wildfire incidents covering more than 129 hectares," fire information officer Kayla Pepper said in a release. " Many of these wildfires ...

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  10. Crews working Charlotte County brush fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | NBC2 News

    Some people in Florida may have had their credit card information stolen at the pump - since the state identified 81 skimmers including three in Southwest Florida - during a statewide sweep. Some people in Florida may have had their credit card information stolen at the pump - since the state identified 81 skimmers including three in Southwest Florida - during a statewide sweep.

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  11. SWFRS response to public support for deliberate grass firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Aberdare Online

    ... you continue to report any suspicious activity to our Fire Crime Unit or our Police colleagues SWFRS also has a Wildfire Project Group which collaborates closely with Mid & West Fire and Rescue Service, Natural Resources Wales, the Brecon Beacons ...

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  12. Editorial: Changing times, technologies give cause to renew debate about sprinkler mandatesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Daily Herald

    The people living in the Barrington Hills home that went up in flames last weekend were, by all accounts. lucky.

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  13. Mendocino Redwood Company - Profiting in the Name of 'Restoration'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... context, however, than the possibility of these trees being torched like so many matchsticks during the next wildfire. MRC owns about 10% of Mendocino County's private land. Its so-called "sister" company, Humboldt Redwood Company, owns roughly an ...

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  14. Our Active Community: Little to recommend in spring grass burningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Nova News Now

    If the welcome cheeps of our returning feathered friends are to believed then spring has finally arrived. So, too, have the sounds of fire trucks heading to yet another out of control grass fire .

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  15. Family still in dark over ex-Adelaide businessman's killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | NEWS.com.au

    A BRITISH boy aged just 14 will stand trial by September for his part in an alleged plot to behead a cop at Melbourne's Anzac Day commemorations. THIS is the incredible story of Len Jackson, probably the youngest Australian to sign up in WWI and the family who helped him survive.

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  16. Take care to avoid wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Grand Haven Tribune

    ... Resources, most of the state's wildfires occur during the months of April, May and June. The week of April 19-25 is Wildfire Prevention Week, a time when the DNR reminds the public about the dangers of wildfires. "One out of three wildfires in ...

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  17. Controlled DNR burn going on in Waukesha County's Vernon MarshRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Waukesha

    Smoke that can be seen for miles in Waukesha County is not flare ups from Thursday's large grass fire in Waukesha. Acting city of Waukesha Assistant Fire Chief Joseph Hoffman said a controlled burn is going on in the Vernon Marsh located off Highway 83 and Frog Alley Road in Mukwonago.

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  18. Stave West master plan looks to tame Mission's 'Wild West'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Mission City Record

    A partnership between the provincial government, the District of Mission and the Kwantlen First Nation has led to the creation of the Stave West master plan. All three stakeholders have a vision for the area that would see it transformed from its current under-regulated and often abused state into a family-friendly destination for outdoor recreation and tourism development.

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  19. IE Brush Fire 100 Percent Contained: Cal FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | NBC Los Angeles

    A wildfire that's burned more than 1,000 acres of the Inland Empire for almost a week is finally completely contained, state fire officials said Friday. Sparked near Chino on Saturday, April 18, the brush fire was 100 percent contained as of Friday morning, Cal Fire officials said in a tweet.

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  20. Our Active CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Nova News Now

    If the welcome cheeps of our returning feathered friends are to believed then spring has finally arrived. So, too, have the sounds of fire trucks heading to yet another out of control grass fire .

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