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Grandmother barricaded in bedroom dies in house fire

...David Campbell told the Empire Saturday, adding it appears the door was locked from the inside of the room, where fire officials believe the fire started.Firefighters forced their way into the home of Doris J. Emanoff and then crawled through...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-03/grandmother-barricaded-bedroom-dies-hou
Local
Rain, cool temps slow wildfire growth

...three days ago when the humidity was much lower," he said.Fire officials declared the fire 30 percent contained, with the bulk of the...fire were to be released and could be shifted to the Funny River fire, officials said.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-29/rain-cool-temps-slow-wildfire-growth
State
Alaska wildfire grows to 193 square miles

...but it was only 20 percent contained as of Sunday, fire officials said.The Funny River Fire threatens about 150 cabins...had built earlier held well despite strong winds.Fire officials said they were expecting some rain by Tuesday and...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-26/alaska-wildfire-grows-193-square-miles
State
Northeast California wildfire destroys 8 homes

...homes and other structures, and evacuations remained in place for several neighborhoods in both states.Federal fire officials said that along with working to protect homes, one of their priorities was to safeguard a water station that supplies...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-08-04/northeast-california-wildfire-destroy
Not For Web
As rain soaks Alaska, state's wildland firefighters head south

State fire officials say Alaska firefighting crews and personnel are headed Outside as wildland fire potential decreases in much of the state. The...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-07-18/rain-soaks-alaska-states-wildland-fi
Outdoors
First light rain falls on Kenai Peninsula fire

...spokesman Bernie Pineda said of the changed wind conditions. "It's not even considered a light breeze anymore."Fire officials for the first time reported property damage. The fire consumed an outbuilding and four small cabins along the Kenai...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-28/first-light-rain-falls-kenai-peninsula-
State
Alaska fire near 150 homes, burns 151 sq. miles

...cabins, vacation homes and year-round residents in three communities threatened by the rapidly growing blaze, fire officials said Saturday.They could not estimate how many people have been told to be ready to leave their residences because...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-25/alaska-fire-near-150-homes-burns-151-sq
State
Wildfires grow in southcentral Alaska

...to 31 square miles Wednesday and poured smoke into Soldotna and Kasilof but caused no known damage to structures, fire officials said.Alaska Interagency Incident Management officials said the Funny River Fire grew from 7,000 acres to 20...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-22/wildfires-grow-southcentral-alaska
State
Officials still investigating cause of deadly fire

FAIRBANKS - Fire officials in Fairbanks continue to investigate the cause of a deadly blaze last month at an apartment building."We're still piecing...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-02-12/officials-still-investigating-cause-dea
State
Investigators look for cause of Unalaska fire

ANCHORAGE - State fire officials are investigating the cause of a warehouse fire in Unalaska that took 13 hours to extinguish.KTUU-TV reported Unalaska firefighters...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-11/investigators-look-cause-unalaska-fire
State

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