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Evacuation Order Lifted Near Georgia Wildfire

Wildfire threatened two towns near Okefenokee swamp   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 ...

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Video: DC-10 Over Georgia

Aerial attack on West Mims Wildfire   Fox News – Raw video: Plane dumps thousands of gallons of fire retardant on West Mims Wildfire

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DC-10 Tanker Heads to Okefenokee Wildfire

Wildfire has burned 220 square miles since April 6   RUSS BYNUM, Associated Press Firefighters called up a giant air tanker to attack a rapidly growing wildfire that threatened homes Tuesday on the edge of the Okefenokee Swamp near the ...

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Okefenokee Wildfire Doubles in Size

Over 470 firefighters and support personnel work to contain the fire   FOLKSTON, Ga. (AP) — A wildfire on public lands near the Georgia-Florida state line has blackened 115 square miles (300 sq. kilometers) after doubling in size within a ...

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