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K-Beach residents not getting equal treatment

...choices? Does anyone remember the King County Creek and Fox Creek fires of 2005, the Caribou Hills fire of 2007, the Shanta Creek fire of 2009, and the Funny River fire of 2014? All threatened homes within the past 10 years and cost tens of millions...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-10-06/k-beach-residents-not-get
Letters
Residents prepare to leave as Funny River fire grows swiftly

...updated map. The three recalled the behavior of the Shanta Creek Fire, a 2009 lightning-caused fire, that burned...moves to the east, it has reached the area where the Shanta Creek fire burned and the main body of the fire is arcing...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-22/residents-prepare-to-leave-as-funny-
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Fire footprint - ghosts of fires past

...the last 200 years or regenerated in the aftermath of the 1871 fire that burned onto the Tustumena Bench. The 2009 Shanta Creek Fire burned 13,000 acres of the latter. Much of the perimeter of the Funny River Fire was fated to be defined by...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-06-12-0
Outdoors
Evacuation lifted for Funny River Road Tuesday

...The Funny River fire line is a holdover from other wildfires that have burned in the region - it was used during the Shanta Creek wildfire in 2009, Nelson said. The line is easier to defend as it has already been pre-cut, he said. "Instead...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-22/funny-river-wildfire-5-percent-conta
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Funny River Horse Trail fire grows to 7,000 acres

...has a plan in place in the event one would be needed The borough developed a plan for Ninilchick following the 2009 Shanta Creek wildfire, which burned more than 13,000 acres. Walden said he has been in contact with the DEC about the air quality...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-20/tuesday-update-funny-river-horse-tra
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Wildfire has not jumped Funny River road

...has a plan in place in the event one would be needed. The borough developed a plan for Ninilchick following the 2009 Shanta Creek wildfire, which burned more than 13,000 acres. Walden said he has been in contact with the DEC about the air quality...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-20/funny-river-horse-trail-fire-grows-t
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Funny River wildfire doubles to 44,000-acres

...skiers but there are some hikers and hunters who probably use it." The trail was cleared five years ago after the Shanta Creek fire in 2009, that consumed more than 13,000 acres, she said. Along the trail in the refuge, the forest is old...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-21/funny-river-wildfire-doubles-to-4400
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Fire crews battle Funny River blaze

...were swift, refuge fire officers are monitoring the Shanta Creek Fire that is burning in a limited suppression area north...first half of the week. For more information on the Shanta Creek Fire, call the refuge at 260-5994. Due to continued...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/070709/new_344423347.shtml
Shanta Creek blaze grows: Fire burning 10,000 acres

The Shantatalik Creek fire grew to between 8,000 and 10,000 acres as of Thursday evening, and a National Emergency Management Organization team has assumed command of the blaze which has blanketed parts of the central peninsula in smoke this week.

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/071009/new_357677898.shtml
Time to put the Shanta Creek fire out

We all think it is time to put the Shantatalik Creek Fire out (we are dying here). We can barely breath and we all expect company in the next week from the Lower 48 who spend money. Our economy is bad enough without your help. The decision to not put it out was based in need but the need has been served and now the needs of us humans need to be served.

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/071009/let_357379291.shtml

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