Tag Archives: New Mexico

Fast Moving Wildfire Causes Evacuations in New Mexico

100 firefighters with support from aircraft battle fire in Jemez Mountains     SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press A fast-moving wildfire burned at least 600 acres in northern New Mexico on Thursday, prompting the evacuation of as many as 200 ...

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New Mexico Drone Ban Includes Wildfires

Committee passes bill that prohibits flying   SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A proposal to ban drones from flying within 500 feet of power plants and refineries in New Mexico has cleared its first hurdle. With making any recommendation, the ...

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“Extremely Critical” Wildfire Alert Issued for New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas

Risk area covers 117,000 square miles AMARILLO, Texas (AP) — Firefighters in New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas are bracing for a busy day as unseasonably warm temperatures, gusty winds and low humidity are expected to create dangerous wildfire conditions. The ...

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