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Connecticut, Massachusetts Firefighters Return from Battling California Wildfires

Group fought the Red Salmon Complex fire   Marlborough, Conn. (AP) — A group of 10 firefighters from Connecticut and Massachusetts has returned home after spending the last several weeks helping to battle wildfires in northern California. The contingent left ...

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Connecticut Red Cross Workers Deploy to Texas, California

Assistance during fires and storms     FARMINGTON, Conn. (AP) — American Red Cross volunteers from Connecticut will be deploying to Texas in advance of two strong storms and to California to help people affected by wildfires. The state chapter ...

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Connecticut Firefighters Face Wildfire and Rattlesnakes

Blaze along Appalachian Trail disturbs timber rattler dens   PAT EATON-ROBB, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Firefighters battling a brush fire near the Appalachian Trail in western Connecticut were dealing with another threat this week — rattlesnakes. Authorities said ...

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