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Oregon Wildfires


Fire crews respond to multiple smoke reports

Fire crews on the Malheur National Forest are responding to new smoke reports following significant lightning activity, with new incidents reported to Burns Interagency Communication Center and John Day Interagency Dispatch Center Tuesday. Read more


Risk of large fires to stay high into fall

Drought, above-average temperatures, fuel readiness among reasons. Read more


Record wildfire burns amid drought on Hawaii's Big Island

HONOLULU — Firefighters gained more control over a wildfire in Hawaii that forced thousands of people to evacuate over the weekend and destroyed at least two homes on the Big Island, but officials warned that strong winds will return on Tuesday, raising the danger again. Read more

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