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  • Airtanker Pilot Killed In Crash Knew Of Problems

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    Reno Gazette Journal
    Posted: March 1st, 2003

    The three men who died in a crash while fighting a fire in the Sierra last summer knew the half century-old aircraft they were flying wasn't entirely safe.


  • Western Hills Man Injured in Blaze

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    Elko Daily Free Press
    Posted: February 27th, 2003

    ELKO -- A Western Hills man suffered third-degree burns in a fire Tuesday that destroyed his mobile home


  • Marines Get Nevada Firefighting Bill

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    Associated Press
    Posted: February 21st, 2003

    The Marine Corps has been asked to pay $10 million to cover the costs of putting out a 22,750-acre Sierra Nevada wildfire last summer_ an effort that took the lives of three fire crew members.


  • Group Says It's Putting a Damper on Wildfire Risk

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    The Associated Press
    Posted: February 21st, 2003

    An area nonprofit has released its first-ever report on how it is chipping away at a huge problem in the West - brush that could fuel wildfires


  • News Stories From Northern Nevada

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    Reno Gazette Journal
    Posted: January 31st, 2003

    Volunteer firefighters rescued Bainbridge, but she died a shore time later at William Bee Ririe hospital.


  • Smallpox Facts

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    Easton Star Democrat
    Posted: January 22nd, 2003

    Smallpox is a serious, contagious, sometimes fatal disease caused by the variola virus.