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Weekend rains bring relief for wildfire crews

...nearby. The fire, just outside Nulato, has since grown to more than 40 square miles, but it is moving away from the village, said Paul Mountain, tribal administrator for the Nulato Tribal Council. A recent light rain also helped calm the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-30/weekend-rains-bring-relief-wildfire-cre
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Weekend rains bring relief for Alaska wildfire crews

...nearby. The fire, just outside Nulato, has since grown to more than 40 square miles, but it is moving away from the village, said Paul Mountain, tribal administrator for the Nulato Tribal Council. A recent light rain also helped calm the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-29/weekend-rains-bring-relief-alaska-wildf
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Wildfires grow in number, but no new evacuations

...4 miles from the edge of a fire nearly 59 square miles in size. The organization also flew about 10 residents from the village of Hughes as a precaution in case it gets worse there from a fire about 10 miles away.Smoky conditions have prevented...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-25/wildfires-grow-number-no-new-evacuation
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Juneau's Smith giving up soccer for futbol

...I really want to help them make that push. Kastl is helping feed me into the German system."Smith will live in the village of Kastl, outside Nuremberg, in Bavaria."Language is probably going to be the biggest obstacle," Smith said...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-06-28/juneaus-smith-giving-soccer-futbol
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Alaska wildfires spread as more evacuations launched

...30-square-mile fire, which is across from the village but on the other side of the river...fire. Patty Yaska, who works for the village traditional council, said some...Yaska compiled a master list of the village residents."Because if we did...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-26/alaska-wildfires-spread-more-evacuation
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IS militants attack two cities in Syria

...but Kurtulmus dismissed such allegations as untrue, according to Turkey's Anadolu news agency.IS fighters entered the village of Barkh Botan near Kobani, opening fire on civilians and killing 20 people, the Observatory said. Syria's state...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-06-26/militants-attack-two-cities-syria
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Burgeoning wildfires in Alaska prompt more evacuations

...villages in the interior, also flew six people from the village of Hughes on Tuesday as a precaution in case it gets...residents Wednesday. People who were evacuated from the village already are anxious about the community, according to...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-25/burgeoning-wildfires-alaska-prompt-more
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Growing wildfires prompt evacuations

...Athabascan community of 250.The airport was too smoky for air evacuations, so villagers traveled 36 miles by boat to the village of Kaltag, lifelong resident Monica Ambrose-Fruehan said Tuesday. She spent all night going back and forth between...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-24/growing-wildfires-prompt-evacuations
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Wildfires flare up in the Interior

...administrator for the Nulato Tribal Council, said the fire broke out as conditions are dry and hot. Smoke was visible in the village, he said."It's still smoking," Mountain said.A lightning-caused fire that began June 9 in Wrangell-St...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-23/wildfires-flare-interior
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Reinforcements scheduled for Alaska wildfires

...Alaska Highway community. The fire has burned 500 acres on an island in the Tanana River island three miles northwest of the village of Dot Lake. Water-scooping aircraft, fire retardant tankers and helicopters with water buckets joined 94 firefighters...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-17/forecast-has-crews-battling-willow-fire
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