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California Utilities Targeted in Wildfire, Mudslide Lawsuit

Lawsuit claims transformer is responsible for Thomas Fire     By CHRISTOPHER WEBER, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two utilities were sued Tuesday for the widespread destruction from last week’s deadly mudslides that were caused when hillsides ravaged by ...

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Oregon 2017 Wildfire Costs Reach $454M

Multiple large wildfires — and more than 2,000 total   By ZACH URNESS, Statesman Journal SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The cost of fighting wildfires in Oregon skyrocketed to $454 million in 2017, the most so far this century, according to ...

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Midewin Hotshots 2017

Video review of the 2017 wildfire season     Midewin Hotshots – Photos and Videos from the 2017 Fire Season. – 2017 Season Summary: 9 Fourteen Day Assignments 1150 Average Overtime Hours 14 Days at Base 151 Days Assigned 1023 ...

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Breckenridge Hotshots 2017

Video review of the 2017 wildfire season     James Lazaro – Breckenridge Hotshots 2017 (Not officially endorsed by the USFS, USDA, or Sequoia National Forest) Song Title: California Dreamin’ by Sia Off the San Andreas Movie Soundtrack Song Title: ...

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