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Fort McMurray Struggles One Year after Wildfire

First anniversary of disaster approaches   AFP News Agency – In May 2016, a wildfire devastated the Western Canadian region of Fort McMurray, leaving thousands without homes. As the first anniversary of the disaster approaches, the community is still struggling ...

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Mojave River Brush Fire

Firefighters attack and flank two acres of burning grasses   San Bernardino County Fire Department – At 11:18 on March 30th 2017, San Bernardino County Fire responded to multiple reports of a vegetation fire at the Mojave Regional Narrows Regional ...

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Oklahoma Wildfire 99 Percent Contained

Wildfire destroyed nine homes A small but stubborn fire that destroyed at least nine homes southeast of Tulsa is 99 percent contained, an Oklahoma Forestry Services spokeswoman said Tuesday night. More than 100 people forced to evacuate were allowed to ...

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Idaho Smokejumpers

You’ll find them in the most rugged territory   On Final Productions – This video provides an overview of the McCall Smokejumper Program. Smokejumpers are experienced wildland firefighters accessing wildfires via parachute jumps. Smokejumpers are primarily used for initial attack, ...

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Raw: Brush Fire Closes Part of I-75 in Florida

Firefighters battle a 6,000-acre brush fire   Associated Press – Authorities say they’ve shut down a 25-mile stretch of Interstate 75 in southwest Florida as firefighters continue to battle a 6,000-acre brush fire in the Picayune Strand State Forest. Some ...

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Oklahoma Wildfire Evacuees Return Home

Several wildfires are burning across the state   NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — About 100 residents were allowed to return to their homes Friday after a wildfire burned in Oklahoma. Several wildfires are burning in the state, including one in northeast ...

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Prayers, Flames, Wind

Pigeon Forge firefighters recall devastating wildfire   PIGEON FORGE (WBIR) – It was a wildfire like none other. In the three months since the Sevier County fire disaster, life has gone on, but the scars left behind are still present ...

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Drone over Tennessee Wildfire

Plows and fire crews working in Hardin County   Melvin Martin – Hardin County Fire Department assisting Tennessee Division of Forestry on a large wildland fire near Highway 203 and Lonesome Pine Road Jan. 31, 2017. The fire was caused ...

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Large Brushfire Destroys Florida Homes

Large brushfire in Polk County is spread over 4,000 acres Hundreds of evacuated residents are back in their homes after fire crews contained a brush fire spread over some 2,000 acres in central Florida. (Feb. 17) FROSTPROOF, Fla. (AP) — ...

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