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Utah law lets authorities take down drones at wildfires

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Utah’s governor has signed into law a measure that makes the state the first to let authorities jam drone signals and crash the devices specifically for flying too close to wildfires.

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Anaheim Firefighters: Thank You!

California based natives have to endure hot sweaty summers with the sun blazing down on long hot days while the night’s heat is still smoking throughout the long May through September months. 361 more words


Fire rips through building at Dauphin Bible Camp

A building at a bible camp near Dauphin, Man, is completely destroyed after a fire tore though it Monday afternoon.

Crews were called on scene to the main facility of the… 198 more words


Hot, hard days ahead for firefighters on California blaze

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — Most of the roughly 20,000 evacuees forced out by a wildfire have been cleared to go home, but firefighters still had huge work ahead in taming a massive wildfire northwest of Los Angeles. 509 more words


Shout to the Firefighters

I just want to take a moment to THANK the over 3000 firefighters fighting the #sandfire in #California. I also want to THANK ALL of the volunteers that stepped up with their trucks, trailers and all means to evacuate several Sanctuaries, Stables, and Residents. 26 more words

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Bay Area Firefighters Dispatched With Special Equipment To Fight SoCal Fires

SAN MATEO (KCBS) — Fire crews from the Bay Area have been dispatched to help fight wildfires throughout the state.

The goal of California’s automatic mutual aid system is to make sure that fire crews, wherever they are in the state, have the help they need to deal with disasters. 150 more words


Panhandle Jeep Coalition backs area first-responders

On Friday night, a group of Texas Panhandle Jeepers joined others around the state in supporting our police, firemen, EMTs and other emergency-response personnel. Here are a few photos from that event. 28 more words