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Flare-up keeps San Diego fire situation tenuous

Washington Post - 13 May 2014
SAN MARCOS, Calif. — As calmer winds allowed firefighters to make progress on nine fires burning in San Diego County, one of the most serious blazes suddenly roared Thursday afternoon burning close to homes, triggering thousands of new evacuation ...
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Fire Damaged Home in Suspected Arson Case in Pacific Beach

NBC 7 San Diego - 26 Jun 2017
A fire damaged a Pacific Beach home Monday morning in an alleged arson case, confirmed San Diego Fire Rescue (SDFD). Fire investigators have verified indications of arson at the scene, said SDFD Captain Shannon Mueller. The investigation is still ...
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2 US Marines Suffer Severe Burns in Blast at MCAS Miramar

NBC 7 San Diego - 26 Jun 2017
Two U.S. Marines were critically injured Sunday in what military officials describe as a ground flash fire on U.S. Marine Corps Air Station Miramar near San Diego. The blast occurred on base at 10:18 p.m. as the Marines were performing routine ...
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Fire damages Pacific Beach home

fox5sandiego.com - 26 Jun 2017
SAN DIEGO -- A fire at a Pacific Beach-area home caused about $250,000 in damage early Monday, but no one was injured. The fire at the two-story, single-family home on Soledad Road near Los Altos Road was reported around 12:20 a.m. It started on the ...
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Wildfires blazing under extreme heat in Southwestern US

fox5sandiego.com - 25 Jun 2017
TUCSON, Ariz. — A series of wildfires is blazing across the Southwest as the chance of rain remains low amid a deadly heatwave. Eighteen large fires are burning in the region, including six in Arizona, three in Utah, three in California, three in New ...
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San Diego Gets 'Fire Boss' Water Plane for Free Test

Times of San Diego - 22 Jun 2017
“We all know that the fire season is year-round here in San Diego, which is why we are looking at new tools to bolster our firefighting forces,” Mayor Kevin Faulconer said. “Through this public-private partnership, we will test new ways to efficiently ...
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Forest Fire in Spain Threatens Renowned National Park

NBC 7 San Diego - 26 Jun 2017
A military police officer stands by his motorcycle next to flames from a forest fire near Mazagon in southern Spain, Sunday June 25, 2017. A forest fire in southern Spain has forced the evacuation of around 1,000 people and is threatening Donana ...
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Blistering hot spell undercuts firefighters battling wildfires

fox5sandiego.com - 26 Jun 2017
Sizzling heat is exacerbating the fire risks out West on Monday, where weary crews have been battling blazes in Utah, Nevada, Oregon and California. “Red flag warnings continue over parts of the West,” CNN meteorologist Dave Hennen reported. “Critical ...
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San Diego Fire-Rescue to Graduate 83rd Basic Fire Academy Class

NBC 7 San Diego - 15 Jun 2017
San Diego Fire-Rescue Department will celebrate the graduation of the 83rd Basic Fire Academy Thursday. Thirty-three recruits successfully completed the rigorous, sixteen-week academy. They will now spend the next year as probationary firefighters, ...
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San Diego Fire Rescue Foundation - KUSI News - San Diego, CA

KUSI - 21 Jun 2017
The San Diego Fire Rescue Foundation is an organization that helps to raise awareness and fund beyond the scope of what the City has a budget for. Learn more as Vice Chair Marti Emerald, and Fire Chief Gabery talk about one of the such items that ...
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San Diego Fire-Rescue ups staffing ahead of hot forecast

10News - 17 Jun 2017
SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Fire crews will be on high alert this weekend as temperatures rise, creating dangerous conditions around the county. San Diego Fire-Rescue increased the level of crews, staff, and fire apparatus Friday in San Diego due to the ...

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