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Good Weather Aids Firefighters on California’s Coastal Range

The Willow Fire is 13% contained     BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — An influx of moist and cool ocean air was helping to suppress a forest fire burning in California coastal mountains near a remote Buddhist monastery south of ...

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Monks Join Fight Against California’s Willow Fire

The monks train every year with professional firefighters     BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — A group of firefighting monks was ready to defend a Buddhist monastery being threatened Tuesday by a wildfire burning in the rugged central coast mountains ...

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California Firefighters Work to Contain the Willow Fire

Willow Fire burns in rugged terrain south of Big Sur     BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — California’s weather began cooling Monday after a lengthy heat wave but firefighters still faced the difficult task of trying to contain a large ...

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