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Spurs-Timberwolves In Mexico Postponed Due To Smoke

MEXICO CITY (AP) The game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves was postponed Wednesday night because of smoky conditions inside the Mexico City arena. The matchup will be made up in Minnesota at […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/05/2013

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Some Labor Day Vacationers Undeterred By Smoke From Wildfires

The wildfires burning in California are sending lots of smoke into the local air, causing breathing problems for some residents.

08/31/2013

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Events Canceled As CA Wildfires Send Smoke To NV

Dense smoke from major California wildfires continues to pour into the Reno area, causing event cancellations to mount and local health officials to expand pollution warnings into Tuesday.

08/24/2013

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Yosemite Smoke Fuels Red Air Quality Alert In Reno

Health officials in smoky Reno have raised the seriousness of an air quality alert to include the general population as a thick haze worsens from a massive wildfire burning more than 150 miles away at Yosemite National Park.

08/23/2013

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Smoky Haze From American Fire Here To Stay For A Few More Days

The smoky haze around Sacramento wasn’t just from the American Fire, but from several blazes burning around Northern California.

08/19/2013

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American Fire Grows To Nearly 5,000 Acres; 35% Contained

The American Fire continues to burn in the heavily forested areas of Tahoe National Forest and is sending plumes of smoke throughout Placer County.

08/15/2013

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American Fire Now 1,200 Acres, Covering Parts Of Sierra Foothills In Smoke

Thick, hazy smoke from the American Fire can be seen billowing above the hills in the Tahoe National Forest, eventually settling into nearby valleys. The remote location of the fire is making it hard for crews to access it from the ground.

08/12/2013

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Buddha Statue Catches Fire At Sacramento Business Overnight

A South Sacramento business is recovering from an overnight fire that started at a religious statue.

06/14/2013

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Wildfires In Napa County Being Driven By Gusty Winds

Firefighters are battling two small wildfires fueled by gusty winds in Northern California wine country.

05/01/2013

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Passenger Plane Makes Emergency Landing At Sacramento International Airport

A passenger plane made an emergency landing at Sacramento International Airport today after the crew reported smelling smoke.

02/19/2013

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Chevron Says It Paid $10 Million After Refinery Fire

Chevron Corp. has paid about $10 million and has begun what’s being termed “corrective actions” after a fire last summer at its Richmond refinery, company officials said.

01/29/2013

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Yellow Fire Smoke In Local Business Feared Hazardous, Under Investigation

Reports of yellow smoke inside a local business caused a potentially hazardous situation. And it’s not the first time crews have been called out to this same place.

06/15/2012

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