Tag Archives: Paradise

Ron Howard to Make Documentary about Town Devastated by Wildfires

Wildfire destroyed nearly 15,000 homes     By LINDSEY BAHR, AP Film Writer PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Director Ron Howard is planning to make a documentary about a Northern California town’s attempt to rebuild after a devastating wildfire last ...

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Woman Names Baby after Medic Who Saved Her During Wildfire

“I knew I wasn’t going to make it,”     By DAISY NGUYEN, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In his 20 years as a paramedic, Mickey Huber assisted in two emergency deliveries. But to him, the most memorable birth ...

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All Evacuation Orders Lifted in Deadly California Wildfire

Wildfire killed at least 86 people and destroying 14,000 homes     PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — The remaining residents who fled from the deadliest wildfire in California history were allowed to return to their home Saturday and assess the damage. ...

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Report Highlights Close Calls in Camp Fire

“We had several angels over us that day,”     By BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press On the first day fighting the deadly Northern California wildfire that destroyed the city of Paradise last month, a crew setting a back burn to ...

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Dog Waits Weeks for Owner at Fire-Damaged California Home

“Imagine the loyalty of hanging in in the worst of circumstances”     By DAISY NGUYEN, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A dog that survived the catastrophic wildfire in Northern California apparently protected the ruins of his home for ...

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Residents Return to Town Leveled by California Wildfire

Communities will have very limited services for the immediate future     By DON THOMPSON and OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ, Associated Press PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Nearly four weeks after the devastating blaze leveled her town, Jennifer Christensen was allowed back ...

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11 Still Missing after Deadly California Wildfire

Number of the dead is also revised     PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — The sheriff in a Northern California county where dozens were killed by a deadly wildfire says only 11 people remain on a list of missing people. The ...

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Number of Missing after California Wildfire Drops

Thousands fled the town of Paradise     PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — The number of people listed as missing after Northern California’s catastrophic wildfire has been whittled to 49. The figure announced Friday night by the Butte County Sheriff’s Office ...

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NorCal Wildfire Costs Expected to Reach Billions

The wildfire’s death toll rose to 88     By JONATHAN J. COOPER, Associated Press PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Costs associated with a deadly Northern California wildfire will likely be in the billions, U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said Monday ...

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Deadly Northern California Wildfire Contained

Wildfire devastated most of Paradise     By CHRISTOPHER WEBER, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — A massive wildfire that killed dozens of people and destroyed thousands of homes in Northern California has been fully contained after burning for more ...

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