July 3, 2019
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Neighbors Helping Neighbors: “The Cowboy Way”

Horse trainer Justin Jones and his girlfriend Jill Pierre were driving along California’s Highway 99 last July, when they spotted ...
June 5, 2019
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Wildfire Pet Safety 101

If you’re a pet owner, we don’t have to tell you that pets are family. Which is why ...
May 1, 2019
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Coping With Emotional Trauma After Fire

“You cannot imagine what it’s like, and I’m one of the lucky ones.” Sixty-eight-year-old Klyda Flanders was one of ...
April 16, 2019
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Why Embers Cause the Most Damage in Wildfires

When wildfires get out of hand, it's not because of the flames, but because of the embers ...
April 9, 2019
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California’s Gov. Newsom Declares State of Emergency to Reduce Wildfire Risk

Eighteen million of California's trees died last year. According to the U.S. Forest Service, that brings the state’s total number of dead trees to ...
April 2, 2019
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The Call of the Wild: Forest Rangers, Park Rangers and Game Wardens (Oh My!)

Several times a year, a complete stranger will approach Lt. David Pachan and say...