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Eyes in the sky: Funny River Fire hightlights potential for unmanned aircraft

...first reported on May 19, is currently at 195,858 aces, and is 60 percent contained, according to the Alaska Division of Forestry.Rogers led the collaboration of teams that deployed an Insitu ScanEagle containing an infrared camera for...
Evacuation lifted for Funny River Road Tuesday

...and prevailing weather conditions have caused extremely dry and smoky conditions on the Kenai Peninsula. The Alaska Division of Forestry and the State Forester determined that it is necessary to prohibit the use of all open fires and activities...
Kasilof residents concerned with fire's proximity

...long an evacuation of certain areas would be needed and are in immediate involvement with decisions from the Alaska Division of Forestry. "I know you are sitting down here look 3 to 4 miles away and see flames 200 feet high that's intimidating...
Participants make job fair a success

...Learning Programs/MASST, Alaska Crane Consultants, Alaska State Troopers, Alaska Department of Corrections, Alaska Division of Forestry, Alyeska Pipeline, ASRC Energy, AVTEC, Beacon OHSS, Central Peninsula Hospital, CH2M Hill, Crowley Marine...
Construction to close Refuge today

Construction Friday will cut off access all day to the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge headquarters and the Alaska Division of Forestry offices' main entrance.Homer Electric Association will trench the Refuge's driveway where it meets Ski...
Helo drops buckets of water on fire near Kenai

Kenai Fire Department and the Alaska Division of Forestry battled a fire just outside of city limits northwest of the Kenai Municipal Airport Wednesday night.The fire was reported by...
Homer and K-Beach fires controlled

...reported at 1:15 p.m. and controlled at 2:30 p.m., said Maggie Rogers, information officer for the Alaska Division of Forestry.Two engines responded to the fire.There were no injuries and minimal property damage, Rogers said.The...
Fire burned Sterling home

...The fire was under control by 10:23 a.m. Two fire engines, three tankers, one rescue truck and a couple Alaska Division of Forestry engines responded. Hale said the structure fire was close to the forest, so the Division of Forestry was on...

...from extreme to moderate, firefighters at the Alaska Division of Forestry Kenai/Kodiak station remind everyone that the...Operational Pause was observed locally at the Alaska Division of Forestry and in an interview Suppression Foreman Patrick...
Target practice sparks small wildfire

...practice Sunday night ignited a fire in the Soldotna area. At 8 p.m., Central Emergency Services and the Alaska Division of Forestry responded to Rainbow Drive off of Mackey Lake Road in Soldotna for a report of a wildland fire. Crews from...


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