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Cause Determined in Wyoming Wildfire

Unattended warming fire destroyed over 50 homes     PINEDALE, Wyo. (AP) — Firefighters in western Wyoming say a wildfire that has destroyed 55 homes and forced the evacuation of about 500 rural residents was caused by an abandoned warming ...

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Wyoming Wildfire Burns Over 50 Homes

Wildfire threatens additional structures     PINEDALE, Wyo. (AP) — Firefighters are battling a wildfire that has burned 55 homes and blackened about 80 square miles (207 square kilometers) in western Wyoming. Sublette County sheriff’s officials said Thursday the blaze ...

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Bird on Powerline Causes Reno Wildfire

Wildfire burned about 100 acres     RENO, Nev. (AP) — Fire investigators say a bird on a powerline apparently caused an arc that sparks a brushfire in south Reno. The Reno Gazette Journal reports the arcing powerline sparked the ...

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