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Crews focus on containment for area fires

...will transition back to local crews on Wednesday, said Max Konkright...team.Until then, he said crews will continue with mop-up...said. "We actually have a crew here that's going to R&R...operation standpoint. Instead, crews will continue mop-up activities...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-29/crews-focus-on-containment-for-area-
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Weekend rains bring relief for wildfire crews

...ANCHORAGE - Rains brought relief to crews battling many Alaska wildfires...it's over," Mountain said.Crews are stretched thin as fire managers...outside the state. A North Dakota crew expected to arrive Monday...trying to extend as many of these crews as we can, to stay in Alaska...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-29/weekend-rains-bring-relief-for-wildf
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Area fires cool off, burn bans lifted

Crews working the Card Street fire...contained.Konkright said local crews will begin shadowing the incident...Konkright said there are only four crews, about 160 people, still working...said. The Bitterroot Type 2 1A crew and nine members of a local...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-30/area-fires-cool-off-burn-bans-lifted
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Fishing report: Slow start for kings, but plenty of other options

...a line.Jason Pawluk, assistant area management biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, said creel survey crews estimated more than 100 boats on the Kenai when it opened to guided fishing Wednesday morning. Fishing was reported to be slow...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-07-01/fishing-report-slow-start-for-ki
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Card Street fire moves into rehabilitation phase

Crews working on the Card Street fire moved into...stage." Starting on Saturday, she said crews began to clean up extra firefighting materials...Kenai National Wildlife Refuge.All hotshot crews have been released, Foster said, bringing...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-27/card-street-fire-moves-into-rehabili
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Cooper Landing crew sent home, injured firefighter released

...Juneau Lake fire is 55 percent contained. One initial attack crew from Montana was let go from the Juneau Lake fire, Cicciarella...press release from the United States Department of Agriculture, crews are also working to remove extra supplies and equipment from...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-27/cooper-landing-crew-sent-home-injure
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Love unique theaters, different crowds, and even the different concession options

...Flight of the Conchords." Starring Jemaine Clement as Vladislav, an 800-year old vampire, the film posits that a documentary crew has been granted access to film Vlad and his flat-mates, three other vampires who co-habitate a creepy house in New Zealand...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2015-07-01/movie-reveiw
Arts & Entertainment
Faces from the fire

...Trevor Kauffman From: Soldotna, Alaska Crew: Soldotna Forestry Job: Wild Land Fire...Name: Mike Hayes From: Soldotna, Alaska Crew: Soldotna Forestry Job: Wild Land Fire...Name: Gabe Nevin From: Darby, Montana Crew: Bitterroot Hotshots Job: Sawyer Days...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-27/faces-from-the-fire
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Cooper Landing crews work on containment

...section that's burning into a snow bank."According to a press release from the United States Department of Agriculture, crews are also working to remove extra supplies and equipment from the area. Management of the fires will be returned to the Chugach...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-23/cooper-landing-crews-work-on-contain
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Forecast has crews battling wildfires on high alert

...Alaska firefighting resources Tuesday as crews scrambled to protect rural homes and cabins...slows at night, he said."We've got crews that are working round the clock," he...are working on the fire, and five ground crews were scheduled to arrive Tuesday.By Tuesday...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-16/forecast-has-crews-battling-wildfire
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