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Wildfire threatens Montana ski area, forcing evacuation

RED LODGE, Mont. (AP) – Authorities evacuated a ski lodge in southern Montana on Saturday because of a wind-driven wildfire heading toward it.

The wildfire was reported about 1:45 p.m. 298 more words


Telling Stories

AT TWENTY-THREE, I BOUGHT MY FIRST COPY OF THE NEW YORK TIMES. The International Edition is called ‘The International Herald Tribune’. You can often see it perched on the newspaper stands around the tourist spots. 1,433 more words


Twenty Strong

Community-based wildland firefighting crew in the Slave Lake area is gearing up for fire season.

Fire season started March 1, and not soon after, so did a Slave Lake wildland firefighting crew of 20. 435 more words


The National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy

One of the goals of the Grandfather Restoration Project prescribed fire program is to reduce wildfire risk. While this is a local goal, it is also being emphasized both regionally and nationally. 454 more words

'Red Alert' in Chile as Wildfires Destroy 1,000-Year-Old Trees

Drought, High Winds Fan Destructive Chilean Forest Fires

Abnormally hot weather and high winds in southern Chile are fueling out-of-control wildfires that have been consuming large national forests and reserves parched by a lingering drought. 160 more words

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New Center Researches Fighting Wildfires From Air

GARFIELD COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – The Rifle Garfield County Airport will house a new research center to find the best ways to fight wildfires from the air. 37 more words


Wildfire Spreads From North to South Korea

A wildfire that has been blazing in North Korea has crossed over the heavily militarised border into South Korea, prompting the closure of border passages. 166 more words