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Firefighters contain Funny River Road wildfire

...structures, though none were threatened, according to Division of Forestry personnel. Helitack crews, or teams of firefighters...several bucket drops of water in the area, said state Division of Forestry Public Information Officer Andy Alexandrou. He...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-24/wildfire-breaks-out-near-funny-river
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Wildfire burns half-acre near Funny River Road

...controlled burn went awry, said Division of Forestry firefighters on scene. "It...said Doug Albrecht, with the Division of Forestry. The home, on a small property...burning without a permit, said Division of Forestry Public Information Officer...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-24/wildfire-burns-one-half-acre-near-fu
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Firefighters battle 61-acre blaze near Hope

...been an abandoned campfire, he said. While state Division of Forestry personnel in Soldotna typically would have responded...18 personnel working the fire including a state Division of Forestry helicopter providing bucket drops, she said. Warthin...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-22/firefighters-battle-61-acre-blaze-ne
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Alaska wildfire responders keeping an eye on dry conditions

...about 10 mph through a half-mile section of highway, and a pilot car led motorists through smoke. The state Division of Forestry responded with aircraft - a water-scooping airplane, three retardant tankers and a helicopter dropping water...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-21-1
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Firefighters urge caution heading into Memorial Day weekend

Division of Forestry firefighters in Soldotna headed to their 18th wildland fire of the...first-responder department for wildland fires, rather they support Division of Forestry if needed. But, Nelson said, the borough's Office of Emergency...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-21/firefighters-urge-caution-heading-in
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Forestry douses hot spot left over from Funny River wildfire

...smoldering holdover from the Funny River wildfire on Sunday. The 20-foot by 20-foot area was smoking when Alaska Division of Forestry firefighters located it near Aurora Lake in the community of Funny River. One year ago today, on May 19, the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-18/forestry-douses-hotspot-left-over-fr
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Anchor Point fire extinguished

...Point and Nikolaevsk. Alaska Division of Forestry Fire Management Officer Howie...firefighters and two aircraft. The Division of Forestry is still watching the burnt...Although the fire starters had a Division of Forestry burn permit - which allows...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-07/anchor-point-fire-extinguished
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Climate change conference participation appreciated

...Soldotna High School Green Club, Alaska Community Development Corporation, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management, Kenai Watershed Forum, Re*Group, and the State Division of Forestry.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-16/climate-change-conference
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Annual job fair a success

...training providers who participated in the job fair: Alaska Jobs Corps, Alaska Native Tribal Consortium, Alaska Division of Forestry, Alaska State Troopers, Anchorage Police Department., AT&T, AVTEC, Beacon Training Center, Boys and Girls...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-09/annual-job-fair-a-success
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Fire season begins, burn permits now required

...permits, issued by the state Division of Forestry and valid for one year, are...online or in-person at a Division of Forestry office. In addition to the...permits require holders to call a Division of Forestry information hotline or visit...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-31/fire-season-begins-burn-permits-now-
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