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FEMA PROVIDES FEDERAL FUNDING TO JUNCTION FIRE IN MADERA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA

08/20/2014 The following information was released by FEMA:The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has autho...

Committee approves higher pension calculations

08/20/2014 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A state pension fund committee on Tuesday approved retirement calculations for new government hires despite concern...

5 California Things to Know for Tuesday

08/20/2014

Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:

DUNKIRK FIRE DEPARTMENT TO GAIN MOBILE BURN SIMULATOR - $360,000 TRAINING UNIT THE RESULT OF A FEDERAL GRANT

08/20/2014 The following information was released by FEMA:Chautauqua County's city of Dunkirk will receive a mobile burn unit that will allow the New Yor...

Fire near Azusa forces closure of Highway 39

08/19/2014 A fire burning in the Angeles National Forest on Sunday afternoon forced evacuations and road closures as firefighters worked against steep c...

'A game-changer:' PC-12s put Colorado firefighters ahead of the curve

08/19/2014 State officials closed the deal last week to add two rare multimission aircraft to Colorado's Firefighting Air Corps, a move that will usher i...

Hood Named Acting Chief of Hall County Fire Services

08/19/2014 Hall County issued the following news release:Hall County Administrator Randy Knighton announced Monday morning the appointment of Jeff Hood t...

Training helps communities help selves

08/19/2014 Earthquake experts say it is not a matter of "if" but of "when" California will experience a destructive temblor that will leave catastrophe i...

Colorado Springs firefighters respond to kitchen blaze

08/19/2014 A kitchen in a home near Memorial Park caught fire late Monday afternoon, displacing six people, Colorado Springs firefighters said. No one wa...

Cartwright Announces $123K FEMA Funds for Delaware Water Gap Fire Department

08/19/2014 Rep. Matthew Cartwright, D-Pa. (17th CD), issued the following news release:Today, U.S. Representative Matt Cartwright announced that the Fede...

The Skowhegan Fire Department got some good news late last... [Derived headline]

08/19/2014 FULL TEXTThe Skowhegan Fire Department got some good news late last week -- a grant that will help the department buy self-contained breathing...

Heavy smoke, flames damage Angola home

08/19/2014 Firefighters encountered heavy smoke and fire throughout a rural Angola home Friday afternoon.When a Steuben County sheriff's deputy arrived a...

Technology will make mapping fires more timely, accurate

08/19/2014 When he thinks of fire maps, fire researcher Phil Riggan thinks of a story.In it, a Western governor grappling with a catastrophic wildfire as...

council grid

08/19/2014 Fire chief appointmentAction: Dubuque City Council members voted, 6-0, to approve Rick Steines' appointment as Dubuque's new fire chief. Counc...

New planes could have helped firefighters locate Waldo Canyon fire before it grew

08/19/2014 On the searing-hot morning of June 23, 2012, Chris Como and his wife were hiking on Waldo Canyon trail when they saw a puff of smoke."I guess ...

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