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Willow fire prompts evacuation of homes, strong response

...the evacuation of about 10 homes near Willow.The fire was called in at 1:15 p.m. and reported at two acres, said Tim Mowry, spokesman for the Alaska Interagency Coordination Center, by phone from Fairbanks. By 3 p.m. the fire covered 80...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-14/willow-fire-prompts-evacuation-of-ho
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Wildfires blister Alaska with increased frequency, intensity

...try to explain why and predict what's next. "Fire seasons seem to be starting earlier and lasting longer," said Tim Mowry, a state Division of Forestry spokesman.A common factor associated with the increase - which doesn't bode well for...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-24/wildfires-blister-alaska-with-increa
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Forecast has crews battling wildfires on high alert

...throughout southcentral Alaska kept authorities on high alert."It's going to be another red-flag warning day," said Tim Mowry of the Alaska Division of Forestry and a spokesman for the Alaska Interagency Coordination Center.Willow is an unincorporated...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-16/forecast-has-crews-battling-wildfire
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[Update] Rehabilitation to start on Card Street fire

...said Division of Forestry Public Information Officer Tim Mowry. After being pushed across Skilak Lake Loop Road by a...said Division of Forestry Public Information Officer Tim Mowry. He said no updated acreage for the fire has been made...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-16/update-card-street-fire-crews-reach-
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Fire spreads in Sterling

...not yet been identified for either fire. At least six structures in Sterling were consumed by the Card Street blaze. Tim Mowry, public information officer for the Alaska Division of Forestry, said a total of six structures have been burned. He...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-15/fire-spreads-in-sterling
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Weekend rains bring relief for wildfire crews

...only 42 are staffed.There currently are 2,791 firefighters battling Alaska wildfires, fire information spokesman Tim Mowry said. Of those, only 738 are based in Alaska, with the remaining firefighters from outside the state. A North Dakota...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-29/weekend-rains-bring-relief-for-wildf
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Card Street fire moves east into Skilak area

...are now 256 crew members actively fighting the Card Street fire, said Division of Forestry Public Information Officer Tim Mowry, including hotshot crews that arrived Wednesday from Montana and Idaho. There are five Type 1 hotshot crews and three...

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Willow wildfire quickly grows, forces evacuations

...declaration for the affected area.Fire information spokesman Tim Mowry said 210 residents signed in at evacuation centers in...behind, it has a lot of fuel and it's grown," said Tim Mowry, spokesman for the Alaska Interagency Coordination Center...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-15/willow-wildfire-quickly-grows-forces
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Fire crews battling 2 large tundra wildfires

...from one of the fires on Monday and continue mopping up hotspots at the other larger blaze, fire information spokesman Tim Mowry said.Many Alaska wildfires are allowed to burn themselves out without crews if they are remote and far from any infrastructure...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-08/fire-crews-battling-2-large-tundra-w
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Alaska Fire Services prepare for early season

...contained a misspelling of Public Information Officer Tim Mowry's name. He represents the state's Division of Forestry...inhabited areas such as Sterling. Public Information Officer Tim Mowry, with the Alaska Division of Forestry, said the division...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-11/alaska-fire-services-prepares-early
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