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evacuation order lifted after b.c. wildfire destroys dozens of homes


the thompson-nicola regional district lifted an evacuation order for 309 properties in the area, but an alert remains in plac






wildfire evacuation orders lifted in colorado, montana


evacuation orders are being lifted in colorado and montana towns threatened by wildfires. residents of nearly 500 homes outside the ski town of breckenridge, colorado, were allowed to return home friday night. authorities planned to lift an evacuation order in landusky, montana, on saturday. the breckenridge fire was less than a square mile (about one-third […]






georgia swamp fire: evacuation order lifted for nearby towns


folkston, ga. (ap) — a mandatory evacuation order has been lifted for two south georgia towns threatened for days last week by a wildfire that had spread outside the boundaries of the neighboring okefenokee swamp. authorities say evacuation orders in place for about a week were rescinded sunday for the towns of st. george and […]






oklahoma wildfire destroys 9 homes, forces evacuations


fire officials are suggesting a blaze that has destroyed at least nine homes in eastern oklahoma and forced the evacuation of more than 100 others may have been intentionally set.






colorado wildfire burns 30,000 acres, destroys homes


a wind-driven wildfire erupted on the eastern plains of colorado on monday, scorching 30,000 acres of grassland, prompting the temporary evacuation of a small farming town and destroying at least three homes, emergency officials said. the fire erupted around midday east of the town of sterling and q...






fast-moving wildfire destroys homes in northern california


a fast-moving wildfire destroyed several homes and forced the evacuation of residents in northern california on tuesday, local media and fire officials said. the fire started at 1.15 p.m. and burned 1,000 acres (405 hectares) in butte county, about 85 miles (135 km) north of sacramento, according to...






growing wildfire east of lake oroville destroys 10 homes; 1,500 people told to f


a fast-growing wildfire near lake oroville has destroyed 10 homes and triggered evacuation orders for 1,500 residents, fire officials said. the ponderosa fire erupted just after 1:10 p.m. tuesday in a wooded and rugged area about two miles northwest of forbestown, 21 miles east of oroville, said...






growing wildfire east of lake oroville destroys 10 homes; 1,500 people told to f


a fast-growing wildfire near lake oroville has destroyed 10 homes and triggered evacuation orders for 1,500 residents, fire officials said. the ponderosa fire erupted just after 1:15 p.m. tuesday in a wooded and rugged area about two miles northwest of forbestown, 21 miles east of oroville, said...






oklahoma wildfire destroys 9 homes, forces evacuations


longtown, oklahoma (ap) — fire officials are suggesting a blaze that has destroyed at least nine homes in eastern oklahoma and forced the evacuation of more than 100 others may have been intentionally set. highway 9 volunteer fire department chief danny choate told koki-tv in tulsa that the fire likely began in two abandoned homes […]






some arizona wildfire evacuations lifted, weather improves


after spending two nights in a shelter for people evacuated from a raging arizona wildfire, tracey mccabe was looking forward thursday to sleeping in her own bed after authorities lifted some evacuation orders and said improving weather conditions were helping them fight the fire.






some arizona wildfire evacuations lifted, weather improves


after spending a night in a shelter for people evacuated from a raging arizona wildfire, tracey mccabe was looking forward thursday to sleeping in her own bed after authorities lifted some evacuation orders and said improving weather conditions were helping them fight the fire.






some evacuations lifted as arizona blaze improves after thousands fled wildfire


after spending two nights in a shelter for people evacuated from a raging arizona wildfire, tracey mccabe was looking forward thursday to sleeping in her own bed after authorities lifted some evacuation orders and said improving weather conditions were helping them fight the fire. mccabe was among...






evacuation lifted for 200k californians living below dam


authorities lifted an evacuation order tuesday for nearly 200,000 california residents who live below the nation's tallest dam after declaring that the risk of catastrophic collapse of a damaged spillway had been significantly reduced.






wildfire evacuation orders lifted in colorado, montana


evacuation orders are being lifted in colorado and montana towns threatened by wildfires.






firefighters battle wildfires in utah, arizona, california


utah firefighters braced wednesday for more high winds as they try to slow a stubborn wildfire that has burned 13 homes and forced the evacuation of 1,500 people from a ski resort town. another wildfire in arizona forced the evacuation of a town with about 1,400 residents.






more than 2,000 people in georgia’s southernmost county are under a mandatory ev


folkston, ga. (ap) — more than 2,000 people in georgia’s southernmost county are under a mandatory evacuation order as wildfire spreads.






mandatory evacuations ordered as wildfire in san luis obispo county destroys one


firefighters in san luis obispo county made significant gains against a wildfire burning east of santa margarita that has forced residents to evacuate about 100 homes, officials said tuesday. the hill fire is burning in an area dotted with secluded homes surrounded by hills. many areas are blanketed...






firefighters battle intense wildfires in utah, california


better weather conditions have limited the growth of a wildfire in utah that has prompted the evacuation of 1,500 people from hundreds of homes and cabins, officials said sunday night. in southern california, a wildfire broke out after a car crashed on a freeway and prompted evacuations of nearby homes in the city of santa clarita.






canada wildfire prompts evacuation order for 3,000 b.c. residents


100 mile house, british columbia — as many as 3,000 residents in central british columbia have been told to evacuate as a wind-fanned wildfire grows closer. cariboo regional district chairman al richmond said friday that the evacuation order applies to 1,800 properties northwest of kamloops. richmond says changes in wind direction and the threat of […]






fire destroys california homes as crews battle hot weather


a fast-moving wildfire in the sierra nevada foothills destroyed 10 structures, including homes, and led to several minor injuries, fire officials said saturday as blazes threatened homes around california during a heat wave.






brush fire that forced evacuations in burbank is mostly contained; evacuation or


a 10-acre brush fire that burned dangerously close to homes in the verdugo mountains was 80% contained wednesday evening, and mandatory evacuation orders were lifted, authorities said. the fire was reported near the 1000 block of hamline place just before 3 p.m., according to the los angeles fire...






brush fire that forced evacuations in burbank is mostly contained; evacuation or


a 10-acre brush fire that burned dangerously close to homes in the verdugo mountains was 80% contained wednesday evening, and mandatory evacuation orders were lifted, authorities said. the fire wasreported near the 1000 block of hamline place just before 3 p.m., according to the los angeles fire...






breckenridge area dodges a bullet as wind shift keeps intense wildfire from spre


a shift in the winds wednesday afternoon prevented an intense, fast-growing wildfire from moving into the town of breckenridge, nevertheless prompting the evacuation of about 450 homes and leading officials to put residents and visitors in the resort town on notice to leave.






evacuations in boulder as fire rages near sunshine canyon sunday


more than 1,000 homes are under evacuation orders in boulder sunday morning as a wildfire rages on the west side of the city. the fire, first reported at about 3:30 a.m, is estimated at between 30 and 50 acres, according to the boulder office of emergency management. another 3,000 homes are on pre-evacuation notice, and […]






san jose flood map: see where evacuation order was lifted for residents


this map shows the area where some of the 14,000 san jose residents forced to leave their homes due to coyote creek flooding can return.






wildfire forces evacuations at washington state tourism spot


a wildfire that started at an old log-storage site has prompted evacuation orders for 168 homes and cabins at a popular washington state hiking and skiing destination, officials said wednesday.






utah officials blame lack of logging for major wildfire


insisting that logging could have cleaned up dead trees that are fueling a utah wildfire, a republican state lawmaker blamed federal mismanagement and others for the blaze that has burned 13 homes and forced the evacuation of 1,500 people.






wind fans the flames of utah fire that has burned 13 homes


firefighters are bracing for more high winds wednesday as they try to slow a southern utah wildfire that has burned 13 homes and forced the evacuation of 1,500 people.






utah officials blame lack of logging for major wildfire


insisting that logging could have cleaned up dead, bug-infested trees that are fueling a utah wildfire, a republican state lawmaker blamed federal mismanagement and lawsuits by "tree hugger" environmentalists for the blaze that has burned 13 homes and forced the evacuation of 1,500 people.






crews try to stop fire from reaching colorado resort homes


firefighters were working thursday to keep a wildfire that's forced the evacuation of hundreds of people from spreading toward homes near colorado's breckenridge ski resort and the nearby historic town.






utah officials blame lack of logging for major wildfire


insisting that logging could have cleaned up dead, bug-infested trees that are fueling a utah wildfire, a republican state lawmaker blamed federal mismanagement and lawsuits by "tree hugger" environmentalists for the blaze that has burned 13 homes and forced the evacuation of 1,500 people. a conservation...






the latest: wildfire destroys 4 homes south of amarillo


the latest on severe weather in the central united states (all times local):






fire destroys california homes as crews battle hot weather


oroville, calif. (ap) — a fast-moving wildfire in the sierra nevada foothills destroyed 10 structures, including homes, and led to several minor injuries, fire officials said saturday as blazes threatened homes around california during a heat wave. the fire south of oroville was one of more than a dozen burning in the state as firefighters […]






fire destroys california homes as crews battle hot weather


oroville, calif. (ap) — a fast-moving wildfire in the sierra nevada foothills destroyed 10 structures, including homes, and led to several minor injuries, fire officials said saturday as blazes threatened homes around california during a heat wave. the fire south of oroville was one of more than a dozen burning in the state as firefighters […]






fire forces evacuation in southern georgia


folkston, ga. (ap) — a sparsely populated area of georgia’s southernmost county is under a mandatory evacuation after a wildfire in the okefenokee swamp on the georgia-florida line began encroaching onto private property. charlton county officials say the evacuation order affects the area from jim crawford loop road south to st. george on the west […]