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Roanoke Co. fire destroys home, causes $250,000 in damage

ROANOKE COUNTY (WSLS 10) – Fire investigators determined Wednesday’s house fire started in the garage, but the damage is too extensive to determine what specifically sparked the fire. 99 more words


Crews battle house fire in Roanoke County

ROANOKE COUNTY (WSLS 10) – (UPDATE) Fire crews were able to contain the fire in about 30 minutes.

One firefighter was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. 172 more words


Light rain helps Shenandoah firefighting effort

LURAY, Va. (AP) – Firefighters trying to contain a forest fire in the Shenandoah National Park got some help from a light but steady rain. 99 more words

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Cabin, multiple trails closed by Shenandoah forest fire

LURAY, Va. (AP) – A Shenandoah National Park spokeswoman says a rental cabin and 14 trails and fire roads have been closed as crews continue to battle wildfire that has burned more than 5,600 acres. 93 more words


Martinsville fire sparks reminder from city's fire chief

MARTINSVILLE (WSLS10) – Flames continued to erupt at 800 Madison St. last night nearly three hours after firefighters first arrived on scene.

In the daylight today, the damage became clearer. 340 more words


Mission BBQ presents donation to Roanoke Police and Fire Departments

ROANOKE (WSLS 10) – Two local agencies working hard to keep our community safe received a financial boost from Mission BBQ on Tuesday.

The Roanoke City Police Department and Roanoke Fire EMS received a check for $3,674. 113 more words


Wedding goes on as planned after fire at Good Place Farms Bed and Breakfast

ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY (WSLS 10) – Foul play is not suspected in a fire at Good Place Bed and Breakfast Saturday night.

About 40 people were staying at the bed and breakfast for a wedding the next day, which went on as planned. 188 more words