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Calmer weather helps crews fighting Western wildfires

...days ahead.With most available firefighters, aircraft and engines already working on the wildfires, the National Interagency Fire Center announced Monday that it was calling on the military for help. Two hundred active-duty troops will spend...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-08-18/calmer-weather-helps-crews-fighting-w
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Massive blazes across dry West drain firefighting resources

...back scores of blazes burning uncontrolled throughout the dry West.The situation is so urgent that the National Interagency Fire Center in Boise this week called in 200 active-duty military troops to help contain roughly 95 wildfires. It's...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-08-19/massive-blazes-across-dry-west-drain-
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Lawmakers push new way to pay for wildfires

...legislation to Congress this fall."This is not a partisan issue," Risch said at a news conference at the National Interagency Fire Center in Boise. "Our eastern and southern colleagues don't necessarily have the same world view. Fire has...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-13/lawmakers-push-new-way-pay-wildfires
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Week-old wildfire wreaks havoc on vacation spot

...years in the Lower Lake area, about 100 miles north of San Francisco. A cause has not been determined.The National Interagency Fire Center in Boise, Idaho, has the wildfire listed as the nation's highest priority for crews and equipment even...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-08-05/week-old-wildfire-wreaks-havoc-vacati
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House GOP: Use disaster fund for wildfires

...shaping up as a busy one, adding some urgency to tackling the funding problem. A report Monday from the National Interagency Fire Center showed 51 active large fires across 10 states, with more than half in Alaska and Washington."My colleagues...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-09/house-gop-use-disaster-fund-wildfires
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Northwest Digest

...nation's worst fire seasons despite a record amount of retardant dropped by aircraft. The Boise-based National Interagency Fire Center reported nearly 14,000 square miles burned and the federal government spent more than $1.8 billion fighting...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012108/sta_20080121005.shtml
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Alaska fires draw crews from across nation

...Alaska are coming back to the state as well. Anne Jeffery once worked in Southcentral but moved on to the National Interagency Fire Center where she is group manager for external affairs. She has come back to Alaska for 10 days to lend a hand...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072004/sta_outsidehelp.shtml
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Northwest Digest

...fires are occurring in several states and in several geographic areas," Randy Eardley, a spokesman for the National Interagency Fire Center here, told The Associated Press. "The resources we have are being stretched thin." The wildfire preparedness...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071907/sta_20070719004.shtml
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Alaska Digest

...Fire Service, where he worked as a smokejumper supervisor. Gould now serves as a safety manager at the National Interagency Fire Center in Boise, Idaho. Gould demonstrated his leadership ability while working with the Federal Fire and Aviation...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051107/sta_20070511022.shtml
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Northwest Digest

...firefighters were fighting the Dirtyface fire near Lake Wenatchee, about 18 miles northwest of Leavenworth. The National Interagency Fire Center said 30 large fires were active Monday in Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081005/sta_20050810017.shtml
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