February 6, 2018
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Winter Camping in Snowy Wyoming…Can You Dig It?

Winter camping in snowy Wyoming offers exquisite scenery, profound silence and a memorable wilderness experience, but it's not for the faint of heart ...
January 9, 2018
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Wildfires and the Elderly: Protecting the Most Vulnerable

Sara and Charles Rippey met as grade-schoolers in Hartford, Wis., and lived together for much of their century-long lives. She was 98; he was 100 ...
December 12, 2017
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Santa Ana Winds Fuel “Apocalyptic” Conditions

Fueled by fierce Santa Ana winds, a series of ravaging wildfires barreled through Southern California all the way to the Pacific Ocean, leaving ...
December 1, 2017
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The Most Dangerous Time of the Year? Holiday Fire Safety Tips

Did you know that house fires during the holiday season are more frequent, more costly, and more deadly than ...
November 7, 2017
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Do You Have What It Takes to Fight Wildfires?

The images splashed across newspapers, TVs and computer screens are compelling. Sooty-faced heroes ...
October 16, 2017
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Wine Country Wildfires Kill at Least 40, Hundreds Missing

“It was an inferno like you’ve never seen before. Trees were on fire like torches..."