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Drone Prompts Diversion of Arkansas Wildfire Surveillance Plane

“Drones and emergency operations don’t mix,”   By KELLY P. KISSEL, Associated Press LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Forestry officials diverted a surveillance plane from its assigned path because a drone hovered above a northern Arkansas wildfire, prompting them to ...

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Wildfire Risk High for Much of Arkansas

Firefighters faced over 100 fires since Thanksgiving   LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — State forestry officials say the risk for wildfires remains high throughout Arkansas as dry conditions persist. The Arkansas Forestry Commission says firefighters have suppressed more than 100 ...

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