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  • Marines Get Nevada Firefighting Bill

    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

    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

    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

    Easton Star Democrat
    Posted: January 22nd, 2003

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

  • Blaze Guts Grass Valley Apartment

    The Union
    Posted: January 9th, 2003

    Grass Valley--A woman recovering from surgery fled her apartment early Wednesday morning when she discovered smoke in a bedroom

  • Fire at Construction Site Damages Nearby Condos

    Las Vegas Review-Journal
    Posted: January 8th, 2003

    Clark County--Fire ripped through a condominium construction site early Tuesday near Tropicana Avenue and Decatur Boulevard, burning so intensely it damaged nearby residences and displaced 20 residents