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Multiple Wildfires Burning in Colorado

Hot weather and dry conditions favored wildfires burning on more than 1,250 acres around Colorado on Sunday evening, including fires near where homes have been built in forests northwest of Fort Collins, and s... Read More...

Notice Those Helicopters Overhead?

In the 10 months following the Woolsey fire, Southern California Edison remains SoCal’s favorite whipping boy, a wounded company caught in the crosshairs of an angry public still seething over SCE’s purported ... Read More...


Cal Fire’s Fearless Flying Firefighters

The thought of flight and the consuming power of fire has fascinated mankind for centuries. Who hasn’t looked up wondering what it would be like to soar among the clouds? Who hasn’t sat mesmerized, staring int... Read More...

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