28 Burst results for "National Interagency Fire Center"

 Fire retardant could be 'game-changer' in fighting wildfires

AP News Radio

00:46 sec | 8 months ago

Fire retardant could be 'game-changer' in fighting wildfires

"I might cross your reporting a fire retardant that could be a game changer has been approved by federal officials the US Forest Service has approved a long lasting fire retardant that could significantly cut down on damage from increasingly destructive wildfires the perimeter solutions fire retardant approved by U. S. officials can last for months unlike the company's red dyed retardant that's dropped from aircraft the preventative version is clear and it sprayed by ground based workers and equipment the company says principal users will be industrial companies like utilities and railroads but the spray can also be used to protect residential and commercial properties on its website the national interagency fire center says so far this year about forty six thousand five hundred wildfires have burned ten thousand square miles I'm

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Biden Looks to Climate to Sell Economic Agenda

NPR News Now

00:59 sec | 8 months ago

Biden Looks to Climate to Sell Economic Agenda

"During a trip to idaho and california president biden once again stressed the need for federal response to climate change signing the devastating wildfires and hazardous smoke in the region from boise. Npr's kirk siegler reports. That biden also called for boosting firefighter. Pay biden joined a briefing of federal fire managers and state leaders at the national interagency fire center where the nation's massive firefighting apparatus is coordinated. He also met briefly with first responders and an elite hotshot crew. His administration recently implemented bonuses for wildland firefighters but biden said many still make only fifteen dollars an hour. You know you save many communities. Firefighters who saved South lake tahoe. And you and would people are beginning to realize. Is you risk your lives to do it. Biden warned that wildfires or igniting earlier and earlier in the season as lasting longer already western fires of blackened. An area the size of new jersey

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Biden to Campaign With California Governor Gavin Newsom in Recall

NPR News Now

01:05 min | 8 months ago

Biden to Campaign With California Governor Gavin Newsom in Recall

"President biden is visiting to embattled western states today. His first stop will be in boise idaho where meet with federal fire. Officials biden will then travel to northern california to survey the damage from wildfires that have devastated that region. Npr's kirk siegler reports. The president will wrap up his day with a campaign. Rally in support of california governor gavin. Newsom who's facing a recall election on tuesday president biden will visit the national interagency fire center where the federal firefighting response is planned and coordinated. It's all hands on deck here at the moment with the us government's wildland fleet operating at preparedness level. Five for an extraordinary two months. Now that means that all available resources are deployed and that if a new fire ignites and starts spreading toward infrastructure in towns resources or pulled off other big fires president biden will zero in on the effects of climate change making these mega-fires worse with the plug for the millions of dollars for wildfire prevention and forest management in his infrastructure. Bill

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on WTOP

WTOP

02:32 min | 8 months ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on WTOP

"The NASDAQ Down 61 the S and P. 500 up five w T O P at 10 31 Senate returns today with a key Democratic lawmakers saying he will not support President Biden's $3.5 Trillion spending plan. More from W. T O P S Mitchell Miller on Capitol Hill. Don't you think we ought to hit the pause? West Virginia Democrat Joe Manchin, who maintains that his party's leadership shouldn't be rushing into spending trillions of additional dollars on the so called human infrastructure plan. We don't know about inflation. We know it's running rampant right now. I can tell you West Virginia inflations. Running rampant mansion, Speaking on CNN's state of the union, raising a point many Republicans have the centrist lawmakers trying to push Democrats to drop the cost of the plan, suggesting something between one and $1.5. Trillion. Democrats must have mansions vote if they're going to pass a budget reconciliation plan since all GOP lawmakers strongly oppose it. On Capitol Hill, Mitchell Miller w T. O P News President Biden is heading West today on a three state survey of wildfire damage. And while traveling. He will also work to make the case for his domestic spending plan. His first stop Boise, Idaho, where he'll deliver remarks during a visit to the National Interagency Fire Center. Then it's up to Sacramento, California to survey more wildfire damage He wraps up the day and an election event for governor Gavin Newsom, who's facing a recall vote. On Tuesday. Biden's in Denver, Colorado, back to surveying wildfire damage His Western visit is aimed at drumming up support for his spending plan by linking it to beating back wildfires. He's looking to connect the dots between the increasing frequency and other extreme weather events and the need to invest billions in combating the climate crisis. I'm Julie Walker Covid Vaccines for Kids between five and 11 years old could be available by October, 31st. At least that's the prediction from former FDA commissioner Dr Scott Gottlieb fighter has said that they're going to have data before the end of September. They could be ready to file within days of having that data so they'll file very quickly with the FDA, FDA said. It's going to be a matter of weeks, not months in terms of their valuation of that clinical data to make a determination whether they're going to authorize vaccines. For kids Age 5 to 11. I interpret that to mean perhaps four weeks, maybe six weeks. Dr Gottlieb, speaking on face the nation on CBS yesterday. He also encourages parents to talk with their child's pediatrician about the vaccine once it's approved for emergency use for Children. Meantime, infectious disease expert Dr Anthony Fauci.

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on AP News

AP News

01:39 min | 8 months ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on AP News

"High Island. Uh, so we expect much of it. The Texas close to be affected by Nicolas President Biden travels to Idaho and California today to see the wildfire damage there. Julie Walker reports his first stop Boise, Idaho, where he'll deliver remarks during a visit to the National Interagency Fire Center. Then it's up to Sacramento, California to survey more wildfire damage He wraps up the day and an election event for governor Gavin Newsom, who's facing a recall vote. I'm Julie Walker time for kids in New York City to get up and go to school. They are going back today. No remote options, say City officials. Teachers will have to be vaccinated. They have until September, 27th to get their first shot. Five people died and four were injured in an early morning fire in Akron, Ohio. Cause of the fire under investigation. The U. S is responding toward the North Korea claims to have successfully tested long range cruise missiles over the weekend, the first known testing activity in months. The US says it's monitoring the situation with allies. Japan says it's extra go. This is a P news. Okay. Did you see it over the weekend? A lot of people talking about this the most notable catch in Saturday's college game between Miami and Appalachian State, and it didn't even happen on the field. AP correspondent Julie Walker. It was a cat, a black and white cat dangling from the upper deck at hard Rock stadium, holding on by its paws First two, then one. Then the cat fell but was caught by Craig Cromer and his wife, Kimberly, who used the American flag They bring.

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on AP News

AP News

01:43 min | 8 months ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on AP News

"Was a hurricane watch up from Puerto Ranch in Texas to Freeport. Along with tropical Storm warning, Uh for all the Texas coast to High Island. Uh, so we expect much of it. The Texas close to be affected by Nicolas President Biden travels to Idaho and California today to see the wildfire damage there. Julie Walker reports his first stop Boise, Idaho, where he'll deliver remarks during a visit to the National Interagency Fire Center. Then it's up to Sacramento, California to survey more wildfire damage He wraps up the day and an election event for governor Gavin Newsom, who's facing a recall vote. I'm Julie Walker time for kids in New York City to get up and go to school. They are going back today. No remote options, say City officials. Teachers will have to be vaccinated. They have until September, 27th to get their first shot. Five people died and four were injured in an early morning fire in Akron, Ohio. Cause of the fire under investigation. The U. S is responding toward the North Korea claims to have successfully tested long range cruise missiles over the weekend, the first known testing activity in months. The US says it's monitoring the situation with allies. Japan says it's extremely concerned This is a P news. Pope Francis has traveling Pope Francis has opened his first full day in Slovakia by meeting with the country's president ahead of an encounter with the Jewish community to honor its Holocaust dead and atone for Catholic complicity in World War two era racial laws and crimes. Francis.

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on AP News

AP News

02:27 min | 8 months ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on AP News

"Mobile is available in English and Spanish and can be found on IOS and Android. President Biden heads out West today on a three state survey of wildfire damage and also to make the case for his $3.5 trillion spending plan. His first stop Boise, Idaho, where he'll deliver remarks during a visit to the National Interagency Fire Center. Then it's off to Sacramento, California to survey more wildfire damage He wraps up the day at an election event for governor Gavin Newsom, who's facing a recall vote on Tuesday. Biden's in Denver, Colorado, back to surveying wildfire damage His Western visit is aimed at drumming up support for his spending plan by linking it to beating back wildfires. He's looking to connect the dots between the increasing frequency and other extreme weather events and the need to invest billions in combating the climate crisis. I'm Julie Walker, Hurricane IDA deals a new blow to Louisiana schools struggling to reopen Students were just getting back to class after a year and a half of covid disruptions when I just struck now, many of them are missing school again. Nearly 170,000 public school students statewide have no school to report to top administrators promised classrooms will reopen in a matter of weeks. But that's not enough to keep many parents and educators from worrying about whether kids may fall behind. The situation draws comparisons to Hurricane Katrina that led to educational losses for hundreds of thousands of students. I'm Julie Walker, the most notable catch in Saturday's college game between Miami and Appalachian State didn't even happen on the field. It was a cat, a black and white cat dangling from the upper deck at hard Rock stadium, holding on by its paws First two, then one. Then the cat fell but was caught by Craig Cromer and his wife, Kimberly, who used the American flag They bring with them two games as a safety net. This is my first catch that landed in the flag rolled out and ended up being caught a deck below by a guy who held it up like Simba from the Lion King. The action caught on camera by Ron Friedman officials say the cat didn't appear to be injured. I'm Julie Walker. Thank you for Has it Been a while since you flip that thermostat from heat to cool turned to the experts, said Griffith Energy Services before you do for an $88. A C start and check to make sure you're raising is in tip top shape. Griffith specializes.

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Biden to Survey Wildfire Damage, Make Case for Spending Plan

AP News Radio

00:46 sec | 8 months ago

Biden to Survey Wildfire Damage, Make Case for Spending Plan

"President Biden heads out west today on a three state survey of wildfire damage and also to make the case for his three point five trillion dollars spending plan his first stop Boise Idaho where he'll deliver remarks during a visit to the national interagency fire center that is up to Sacramento California to survey more wildfire damage he wraps up the day and election event for governor Gavin Newsom who is facing a recall vote on Tuesday Biden's in Denver Colorado back to surveying wildfire damage his western visit is aimed at drumming up support for his spending plan by linking it to beating back wildfires is looking to connect the dots between the increasing frequency and other extreme weather events and the need to invest billions in combating the climate crisis I'm Julie Walker

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on Talk Radio 1190 KFXR

Talk Radio 1190 KFXR

02:01 min | 8 months ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on Talk Radio 1190 KFXR

"President Biden will begin his work week in the West to talk about wildfires and a campaign for California's governor. Ahead of Tuesday's recall election. President Biden on Monday is stopping in Boise, Idaho, to tour the National Interagency Fire Center. And then he plans to tour wildfire damage around Sacramento, California before joining the state's governor, Gavin Newsom, in Long Beach for a rally nuisance facing a recall effort in part over his handling of the pandemic. White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki said last week. The president's going to California because he remains popular there. Certainly we don't go campaign in states where we aren't wanted. But hopefully this will be helpful to the efforts of the governor. One of the most recent polls on the recall, done by U C. Berkeley and L A times in early September, found 60% of likely voters do not support recalling Governor Newsom. Jessica Rosenthal, Fox News to French politicians kicked off their presidential campaign seeking to become France's first female leader in next year's spring election. They are the far right national Rally parties, Marine Le Pen and Paris is socialist mayor and healed ago. A murder suspect is in custody because of uh social media Page Fox Algae and Grasso. Reports caught with the help of Instagram Love Triangle murder suspect Lee Al Monte, was extradited to New York City. Thanks to an instagram page. Police were looking for Al Monte for close to four years, but an Instagram post practically led them to his doorstep in California. In May, they saw 34 year old Al Monte in a snap on the Instagram account for Los Angeles Barber getting a trim. The NYPD had been looking for Almaty since December, 17 2027 year old jade L. Garcia was fatally shot six times in the back in Manhattan. At the time, police said the gunplay was possibly the result of a love triangle caused by an ongoing argument over the Tim's wife. Now Almonte is in custody his time on the lam. Cut short sound. She and Grasso Fox news and I'm joking here. Fox dance. To show you how easy it is to file a claim with Geico we hired a nature.

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Wildfires Continue to Blaze in the Western US

NPR News Now

01:10 min | 9 months ago

Wildfires Continue to Blaze in the Western US

"Of firefighters continue to work in northern california to surround the dixie fire. It is burn nearly nine hundred square miles. California fire officials say it is less than one third contained that's put thousands more homes in danger and fire officials are warning. New fires could erupt given extreme heat and unstable weather. The national interagency fire center says there are ninety. seven large. fires or complex is burning mostly in the west. The state's dealing with the largest number of wildfires are idaho and montana separately in utah. Thousands of people were told evacuate to escape a wildfire near salt lake city for member station k. u. e. r. Sonia hudson has more. The fire started on the side of a freeway outside salt lake city of saturday afternoon. It spread rapidly up a hill towards several communities. Fire officials quickly called in airplanes helicopters in hand crews from multiple states to battle the blaze. By saturday night they say fire activity had become minimum. And it stayed that way. Throughout the day on sunday state officials did keep nearby reservoir closed on sunday so that helicopters could get water from it to fight the

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on NewsRadio KFBK

NewsRadio KFBK

01:58 min | 1 year ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on NewsRadio KFBK

"Number one for breaking news, local news, traffic and weather used 93.1 kfbk. It's five o'clock now. Kfbk. Good afternoon. I'm Kitty O'Neil. Glad you're here for the afternoon news stories now trending Continuing to look those wildfires ravaging the wine country. Gavina News Governor Newsome also signing several bills and toe law, he's been up against a deadline. And what about those airline layoffs will tell you how that might affect you. If you want to fly right now. Traffic and weather together. We'll start with cancer case Dana has Kitty will go out too Well, the airport area where we've got slowing on south out. I five coming in from County Road, 22 all the way. Tio Airport Boulevard. It's gonna be stopping or slowing. Go. Actually doesn't let up to get past Powerline road and head toward the split there otherwise, so, uh, we're looking pretty good here at five o'clock traffic on the change every 10 minutes mornings and afternoons. State ahead. News 93.1 camp, Okay. The heat wave will continue through Saturday. Tonight will be hazy and smoky air quality will be unhealthy for sensitive groups Tonight will see a low 60 to 60 for tomorrow near record temperature smoky with hazy sunshine. The high Tomorrow 99 to 103 Saturday hazy sunshine and hot behind 97 to 101. I'm AccuWeather's Drew Shana News. 93.1 kfbk. Yeah, and an unhealthy air quality still hanging around to 95 in Carmichael and Grove has 95 Loomis 97 degrees. 501 kfbk Well, our top regional story this afternoon worrisome forecast for those living in California when it comes to potential wildfires through the rest of the year. NBC's Alex Stone has more outlook is pretty bad for California and especially Southern California, the National Interagency Fire Center and Boise is out with its wildfire outlook through December and Southern California is a bright red color all the way through Christmas, showing.

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on WTMJ 620

WTMJ 620

02:12 min | 1 year ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on WTMJ 620

"Having those kinds of temperature and versions that you typically see in the middle of the winter was called where you have warmer air on top of colder air. That's the kind of thing that can cause those pollutants to drop and cause real air quality issues at the surface. So really, I think the haze of the principal symptom we're going to be seeing here in our part of the country, So that's a good thing just to haze. The air quality likely will not be affected that much The photographs and images that we've been seeing out on the West Coast there truly un riel ash falling from the skies. I mean, Air quality diminishing out their daytime looking like night time. So just how bad are the West Coast wildfires? Compared to prior years, The images have been absolutely apocalyptic, really, truly, truly horrific. We have seen these orange skies product of light from the sun filtering your smoke. We can incredible Hayes and the wildfires have really broken all records. One statistic I read. Stay that I found just absolutely baffling is that basically California's five worst wildfires in history happened since 2018. And then it's just achieved absolutely devastating proportion. So, the National Interagency Fire Center says As of Friday, there are around 79 uncontained large fires burning right now on the West Coast. You can see it. It's back. We had a few days where 10 dissipated. Oh, I think it's cleared up means back to thank you. Melissa 3 44. It's time to find new roads turned to the leader from impel it accrued Corvette to Silverado. Griffin delivers. Don't wait. Make today the day Griffin Chevrolet. Hi. I'm Rick Gentleman with a warning. Millions of people are buying stocks they think or low in price. Watch out. A lot of investors have no idea the risk they're taking. What? You're holding Steady, right? You haven't made a trade all year. That could be a problem, too. With covert on the scene, you might need Maurin cash than before. Maybe you need to reduce your market risk is well, Are you sure your portfolio is Covad Ready?.

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on KFI AM 640

KFI AM 640

01:41 min | 1 year ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on KFI AM 640

"One we on the snow. Well, now that the snow file that's outside Palm Springs, so that one has burned 1200 acres. It's not contain as at my last check, so they're still working on that one. It apparently started when a Car. Come on fire. And so the evacuation order is in effect for the entire Snow Creek area. And there's a warning in effect between highway 1 11 in Clearwater. Alright, that's so he didn't take a break. We will come back. This is Kay. If I am 6 40 live everywhere on the I Heart radio app. Let's check in with Layla here is the latest on the fires burning in the West just heard us talking about this one. A firefighter has died while working on that fire that started with the gender Reveal fireworks stunt in Yucaipa. The firefighter was reported missing last night wildfires in California, Oregon and Washington. Burned around six million acres and killed at least 34 people. The National Interagency Fire Center, says 42 Uncontained. Large fires are burning across the West Coast states and a dozen wildfires in Oregon have burned more than 938,000 acres. Firefighters started getting some relief last night. With the arrival of a storm system. We're checking out the 605 next. Do you want out of your house? For whatever reason you're moving? You're downsizing your financial issues, remodeling costs if you want to bring it up to stuff our ridiculous Well, if you're selling a home through a realtor, which most people do that usually means hours of cleaning and painting and repairing, sometimes staging people walking through your house. You have to bail out, So let me give you an alternative. Selling your home for a fair price. Without any of the hassle. The buyer never has to even walk through your house..

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on News Radio 920 AM

News Radio 920 AM

02:03 min | 1 year ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on News Radio 920 AM

"Dot com. A new survey finds a startling number of people with the ability to leave New York City. They're seriously considering it, a survey released Wednesday, Researchers found 44% of New Yorkers making 100 grand or more have thought of leaving in the past four months. 69% say cost of living is the main reason It's not what it used to be. With crime, spiking businesses shut down and threats of taxes being raised even higher. The city that never sleeps. Looks like it's in a coma times thanks to Corona virus and looting with thee. His dark gym's closed in many bars, restaurants and stores Still shuttered shootings are up dramatically with police. Under intense pressure from activists and city leaders. Many cops were reluctant to enforce the law. Fox's Rick Leventhal, many people leaving their homes into communities north of Los Angeles, evacuation orders posted for the towns of Wrightwood and Juniper Hills as wildfires approach In Central California National Park, closing its gates because of the fires. Yosemite National Park is closed as of Thursday afternoon in a statement, they say it is due to significant smoke and hazardous air quality and say they will reopen when conditions are safe. There is impossible relief fromthe smoke on the way but mostly in the Pacific Northwest, where winds could provide some clearing. But could also make fires. Worse if we can get through that there is precipitation that is expected only a modest amount. But that would certainly help fires in the Pacific Northwest and into the Intermountain West. National Interagency Fire Center spokesman Stanton Florea notes. As bad as the fires have been. Some of the worst wind events typically come in October and November, and Jessica Rosenthal Fox News as the manhunt for a suspect wanted in last Saturday's ambush shooting of two L. A county sheriff's deputies continue. Is the reward money being offered his swelled to $675,000, thanks to private contributions. Separately, $800,000 has been raised to aid the deputy's recovery. I'm Jack Gallo. This's now this isn't a grilled cheese I'm making. It's a melty masterpiece that.

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on KCRW

KCRW

01:31 min | 1 year ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on KCRW

"State has hired more than 800 supplemental seasonal firefighters to make up that difference, and Newsom says they are getting help from some other states. But given how widespread the heat and fires are in the broader West, many places are hesitant to give crews up. This really is pretty typical for this time of year. Samantha Storms is a spokeswoman at the National Interagency Fire Center, which helps coordinate the country's wildfire response. With increased fire activity. There's just going to be an increase in the demand of resource is on DH that's across the country. That's why we bring cruise down from Alaska or move them from other states with less fire activity. Two states with more Earlier this week, National Fire managers raise the country's fire preparedness level toe five, its highest mark, a move that makes all fire trained federal employees available for assignment. And it might be needed. California typically gets its worst fires later in the year, September in October, and the outlook isn't great in other places, either. Becky Bollinger is Colorado's assistant state climatologist. Most of the United States is going to see warmer than average conditions continue into the fall, which also means a higher chance of fires, she says. Until the snow starts to fall. Nathan Rot NPR news. All right. I just want to mention that this is a really happy day for us here. It all things considered, and not just because it's Friday, but our co host Audie Cornish, is back from maternity leave. She brought a new.

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on 90.3 KAZU

90.3 KAZU

01:30 min | 1 year ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on 90.3 KAZU

"State has hired more than 800 supplemental seasonal firefighters to make up that difference, and Newsom says they are getting help from some other states. But given how widespread the heat and fires are in the broader West, many places are hesitant to give crews up. This really is pretty typical for this time of year. Samantha Storms is a spokeswoman at the National Interagency Fire Center, which helps coordinate the country's wildfire response. With increased fire activity. There's just going to be an increase in the demand of resource is on DH that's across the country. That's why we bring cruise down from Alaska or move them from other states with less fire activity. Two states with more Earlier this week, National Fire managers raise the country's fire preparedness level toe five, its highest mark, a move that makes all fire trained federal employees available for assignment. And it might be needed. California typically gets its worst fires later in the year, September in October, and the outlook isn't great in other places, either. Becky Bollinger is Colorado's assistant state climatologist. Most of the United States is going to see warmer than average conditions continue into the fall, which also means a higher chance of fires, she says. Until the snow starts to fall. Nathan Rot NPR news. All right. I just want to mention that this is a really happy day for us here. It all things considered, and not just because it's Friday, but our co host Audie Cornish, is back from maternity leave. She brought.

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

WNYC 93.9 FM

01:30 min | 1 year ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"Has hired more than 800 supplemental seasonal firefighters to make up that difference, and Newsom says they are getting help from some other states. But given how widespread the heat and fires are in the broader West, many places are hesitant to give crews up. This really is pretty typical for this time of year. Samantha Storms is a spokeswoman at the National Interagency Fire Center, which helps coordinate the country's wildfire response. With increased fire activity. There's just going to be an increase in the demand of resource is on DH that's across the country. That's why we bring cruise down from Alaska or move them from other states with less fire activity. Two states with more Earlier this week, National Fire managers raise the country's fire preparedness level toe five, its highest mark, a move that makes all fire trained federal employees available for assignment. And it might be needed. California typically gets its worst fires later in the year, September in October, and the outlook isn't great in other places, either. Becky Bollinger is Colorado's assistant state climatologist. Most of the United States is going to see warmer than average conditions continue into the fall, which also means a higher chance of fires, she says. Until the snow starts to fall. Nathan Rot NPR news. All right. I just want to mention that this is a really happy day for us here. It all things considered, and not just because it's Friday, but our co host Audie Cornish, is back from maternity leave. She brought a new.

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on KCRW

KCRW

01:31 min | 1 year ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on KCRW

"The state has hired more than 800 supplemental seasonal firefighters to make up that difference, and Newsom says they are getting help from some other states. But given how widespread the heat and fires are in the broader West, many places are hesitant to give crews up. This really is pretty typical for this time of year. Samantha Storms is a spokeswoman at the National Interagency Fire Center, which helps coordinate the country's wildfire response. With increased fire activity. There's just going to be an increase in the demand of resource is on DH that's across the country. That's why we bring cruise down from Alaska or move them from other states with less fire activity. Two states with more Earlier this week, National Fire managers raise the country's fire preparedness level toe five, its highest mark, a move that makes all fire trained federal employees available for assignment. And it might be needed. California typically gets its worst fires later in the year, September in October, and the outlook isn't great in other places, either. Nicky Bollinger is Colorado's assistant state climatologist. Most of the United States is going to see warmer than average conditions continue into the fall, which also means a higher chance of fires, she says. Until the snow starts to fall. Nathan Rot NPR news. Alright, I just want to mention that this is a really happy day for us here, it all things considered and not just because it's Friday, But our co host Audie Cornish is back from maternity leave. She brought a new.

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

WNYC 93.9 FM

01:30 min | 1 year ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"Has hired more than 800 supplemental seasonal firefighters to make up that difference, and Newsom says they are getting help from some other states. But given how widespread the heat and fires are in the broader West, many places are hesitant to give crews up. This really is pretty typical for this time of year. Samantha Storms is a spokeswoman at the National Interagency Fire Center, which helps coordinate the country's wildfire response. With increased fire activity. There's just going to be an increase in the demand of resource is on DH that's across the country. That's why we bring cruise down from Alaska or move them from other states with less fire activity. Two states with more Earlier this week, National Fire managers raise the country's fire preparedness level toe five, its highest mark, a move that makes all fire trained federal employees available for assignment. And it might be needed. California typically gets its worst fires later in the year, September in October, and the outlook isn't great in other places, either. Becky Bollinger is Colorado's assistant state climatologist. Most of the United States is going to see warmer than average conditions continue into the fall, which also means a higher chance of fires, she says. Until the snow starts to fall. Nathan Rot NPR news. Alright, I just want to mention that this is a really happy day for us here. It all things considered and not just because it's Friday, But our co host Audie Cornish is back from maternity leave. She brought a new.

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‘Returning The Favor’: Angeles National Forest Service Sending Firefighters To Australia

All Things Considered

00:29 sec | 2 years ago

‘Returning The Favor’: Angeles National Forest Service Sending Firefighters To Australia

"The angels National Forest Service in California is now sending twenty firefighters to Australia to help battle the raging wildfires in that country officials say the firefighters come from all parts of LA metro area for service spokesman Andrew Mitchell says Australian firefighters come here to train with them and we're now returning the favor the request for assistance came through the national interagency fire center in Idaho Mitchell says the firefighters will be in Australia for about a month before their then rotated out their set of leave for Australia sometime Monday

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on KQED Radio

KQED Radio

01:42 min | 3 years ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on KQED Radio

"To do in the town of paradise or putting a special kinds of wire that won't catch fire a tree comes into contact with it, and then it goes to things like installing weather stations in cameras. So that the utilities know what's happening out in the country. Arou-. Round their power Queant, how many people could potentially be affected by these kinds of shut offs. Yeah. So this is an idea that's been brewing for some time and PG. He actually did turn off power last fall to some customers a few times when there was severe weather, meaning very hot, very windy, and very dry conditions now PG, any, and this is partly because of the campfire in the fact that transmission lines started that fire now PG any is talking about the possibility of shutting off any part of their grid, including the big transmission lines. So potentially anybody among their five point four million customers could be affected by power shut off this year. So when does fire season start or should we just assume that we're just in it? Well we've got a twelve month fire season. I think you're right. We should just assume we're in it. It's been wet all the way through the spring. But in the next few days, we're gonna. See temperatures starting to spike. And when that happens all that vegetation out in the back country. Dries out in a real hurry, K, Q, E D, transportation and infrastructure editor and Brady. Thank you. You're welcome. One way to reduce wildfire risks is by doing prescribed burns, in the takeaway of new research from the National Interagency Fire center is the California and other western states are not.

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on KOMO

KOMO

01:47 min | 3 years ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on KOMO

"Western Washington could see an active wildfire season this summer despite the soggy weather. We've had KOMO meteorologist Abby Coney explained the outlook. Here was created by the National Interagency Fire center. Well, most of the large wildfires happened in eastern Washington. The risk for extreme fires is still very real on the west side to Lieutenant firefighter. Frank dahlquist has seen his share of dangerous fires in the Puget Sound region. The risk of here we have that while Adam urban interface where the homes are all in the hillsides in the trees, dry fuels play a major role in fire danger. It was the dry start to the month of may since the nineteen. Eighteen forty s that's why it's great to finally look ahead to a wet an active weather pattern over the next week or two even still it will take long-term changes to see any improvement to our drive. Take our recent rain-free weather has worsened are standards on the drought monitor. Now southwest Washington is under the moderate drought category. Meanwhile, the rest of western Washington is considered a normally dry. That's the lowest level on the drought. Spectrum on top of this are snowpack is doing terribly. It's another factor that increases fire danger. The cascades of eastern, king and Snohomish counties are now just twenty seven percent of normal snowpack. The long range forecast is calling for a warmer and drier than average summer. This could only enhance existing fires in the months to come peak fire season is between July and September. Now seventy to eighty percent of wildfires are started by people a reminder to try to avoid any fire starts as we approach the summer. I'm meteorologist Abby Coney, KOMO news. Coming up. ABC news update. Komo news time six twenty eight. It's it's me your heart. High blood pressure is serious, and I can quit whenever I want. Just treat.

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"national interagency fire center" Discussed on KOMO

KOMO

02:15 min | 3 years ago

"national interagency fire center" Discussed on KOMO

"Up past thirty Fifth Avenue are next KOMO track. Forget he fourteen and let's check in with meteorologist Abby Coney from the KOMO forecast. Team have primarily dry and quite what today we are tracking. Some big changes starting Friday with active wet and unsettled weather continuing through the upcoming weekend as for today. Temperatures will be a little warmer compared to what we saw there yesterday with highs out there this afternoon ranging in the low to mid sixties, we will have mostly cloudy skies, also dealing with us very small chance for some spotty showers. Rain moves in later on tonight. We will be dealing with widespread and organized rain at times drenching and heavy Friday and Saturday with some scattered showers continuing into Sunday, it will be gusty the next several days. I'm meteorologist Abby Coney and the KOMO weather center. Partly sunny skies and forty six degrees in Seattle right now. Komo news time eight oh six there's a warning from the National Interagency Fire center that this state should brace itself for an above average fire season. Komo's Brian Calvert has more on how the state. Is trying to prepare another wildfire academy session is taking shape in Yakima. Since january. We've been having regular meetings to to make sure that all the other properly Jones has registration is now open and three hundred fifty people are expected for the event. But if March was any indication, we're going to need a lot more help this summer. We have a wildfire crisis in Washington state lands Commissioner Hillary France told lawmakers this week about the fifty three wildfires that broke out in March here in western Washington. She's proposing immediate spending on prevention plan and the first time our state, we'll have a dedicated funding for wildfire suppression fire prevention and forest health that cost about sixty two million a year that would come from an increased tax on insurance premiums. France told senators you can pay this amount now or pay double or even triple at the end of a devastating fire season. Brian Calvert, KOMO new vote of ninety four to zero the state. House last night approved a sweeping new construction budget budget includes more than one billion dollars for k through twelve public schools. It also helps pay for a behavioral health teaching hospital at the university of Washington.

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South Sudan's president grants amnesty to Machar, all rebels

Morning Edition

00:50 sec | 4 years ago

South Sudan's president grants amnesty to Machar, all rebels

"The. Young man is running away if I run away from you can. Be a threat. To you I don't care I have a hand grenade. In my pocket run away I can't be a threat to you You, shut down like an, animal, the Tennessee bureau of investigation says Hamburg. Got out of a car. With a firearm and ran away and, that a, gun, was recovered. At the. Scene the National Interagency Fire center. Says there are one hundred seven large fires burning in the United. States Alaska has. Sixteen of them some other affected states include Washington state. Idaho Oregon Colorado and California it's NPR There's been a strong aftershock, and Indonesia it follows Sunday's, deadly earthquake on the island of Lombok that's, killed at least two hundred fifty nine people scores. Of buildings have

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The Latest Ebola Outbreak Is Centered in a War Zone

Midday on WNYC

05:36 min | 4 years ago

The Latest Ebola Outbreak Is Centered in a War Zone

"Spiro discusses her new feature night comes out and exploring the links between the multibillion dollar oil boom out west and violent crime against native American communities. This is midday on WNYC. All that is next after the news. Live from NPR news in Washington I'm Jim hark at a came a, campaign stop Thursday in Pennsylvania President Trump lashed out at the news media for underplaying his political accomplishments as Bobby Allen of member station WHYY reports. Trump rounded up the usual suspects, Trump is in. Wilkes Barre which, helped, propel him to the White House to back Lou bar ladder for Senate Republican, with hardline views on illegal immigration but Trump spent a large chunk of his speech making swipes at the news media pointing at the TV. Cameras in the back. Of the arena and. Even these people back here these horrible horrendous people Trump said news coverage of a recent meeting with Queen Elizabeth of England was slanted against him but they. Can make anything bad because. They are the fake fake disgusting news Today a report, from the United Nations. Found that Trump's verbal attacks on the media could trigger more violence against journalists for NPR news I'm Bobby. Allen in experience the national. Archives and records administration says it won't be able to finish the review of nearly one million documents regarding supreme court nominee Br Kavanagh's time with George W Bush White, House before October that's creating a potential roadblock GOP hopes to get the confirmation done, before the November midterm election Iowa Republican Senator Chuck Grassley blames. The opposition for requesting too many, documents one of. My researchers said, that, maybe compared to the last five supreme. Court nominees it would be more than, all of them added together Grassley hopes to start confirmation hearings sometime in September Firefighters battling blazes across the western US are getting. Reinforcements from abroad Matt Gillam with Boise state public radio reports fire personnel from Australia and New Zealand are. Expected to land in, Idaho this week top US fire managers requested around one hundred fifty fire specialists from Australia and New Zealand they've assisted and partnered with America for over half a century fire professionals including division supervisors strike team leaders and helicopter. Managers are among those on. The way American fire managers tapped Australia and New Zealand for assistance because fire infrastructure and the two nations is similar to that. Of, the US when international personnel arrived they'll undergo a one day. Orientation at the Boise based National Interagency Fire center before being deployed to wildfires across the, west, firefighting resources, are also being provided by Canada they've sent to air tankers. And a lead plane help battle blazes in the Pacific northwest for NPR news I'm, Matt Gilman Boise heavy rains of prompted authorities to evacuate. Parts of Virginia city in case of dam fails The Lynchburg department of. Emergency services says areas near the college lake dam or being evacuated the national weather service says at this. Time the dam has, not failed and is being closely monitored by emergency personnel for any signs of structural failure This is NPR news The World Health Organization says the latest Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo was in what it calls. An active conflict zone there have been twenty six suspected cases and at least. Twenty, people, have died. NPR's Jason bobbie-ann reports the conflict could slow efforts. To control the outbreak this latest outbreak is in the North Kivu. Province of the DRC it's close to the border with Uganda fighting among militant groups, for control of gold diamond and coltan mines in the province has forced nearly a million. People from, their homes a groups. Say the armed conflict in addition to the large number of displaced people in the area may make. Controlling this outbreak difficult the Congolese health ministry has sent a team of a dozen bowl of specialists to the village where the cluster of. Cases was, first, reported they stress however that this new north kiva outbreak is not. Related to an outbreak the began in April on the other, side of, the country. Jason bobbie-ann NPR news State officials in California vowed to press on with a clean air lawsuit, blasting the Trump administration Thursday for weakening automotive fuel efficiency standards California's attorney general also promised. Another lawsuit if the administration makes. Good on plans to revoke longstanding waiver allowing California and other states to set their own stricter auto. Emission standards at least twelve other states and the district of Columbia follow California's rules I'm mixed day on Wall Street Thursday the s. and. P. five, hundred, index closed up thirteen points the Dow Jones industrial average slipped seven. Points the NASDAQ composite jumped ninety six points I'm Jim Clark, NPR news in Washington Support for NPR comes, from NPR stations other contributors include e. c. m.. C. foundation. Working through improve postsecondary educational outcomes for under. Served students through evidence based innovation learn. More at ease EMC foundation dot org WNYC.

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Crews battling California wildfires face extreme conditions

Morning Edition

01:31 min | 4 years ago

Crews battling California wildfires face extreme conditions

"We join the network the time is eighteen before six from NPR news in Washington I'm Dave Mattingly forecasters say, temperatures in the, mid nineties and windy conditions are expected to return today to northern California that's where crews continue battling the car fire in and around reading it's destroyed more than a thousand homes and left six people dead mad. Gillam with, Boise state public radio says firefighting personnel from Australia and New Zealander heading to the US to help battle wildfires in, the west fire professionals including. Division supervisors strike team leaders and? Helicopter, managers are among those on the way American fire managers tapped Australia and New Zealand for assistance because fire infrastructure and the two nations is similar to that of the US when internet National personnel arrive they'll undergo a one day orientation, the Boise based National Interagency Fire center before being deployed to. Wildfires across the west nearly one hundred large wildfires are burning from Texas to Washington state a record crowd turned out. In Atlanta last night for major league soccer's all star game you. Vent Ventas beat the MLS team on penalty kicks after the game ended one to one, in regulation Taylor Gant, with Georgia public broadcasting says more than seventy two thousand people filled Mercedes Benz stadium Atlanta United star Joseph Martinez, who scored the, only goal for the MLS was named the team's MVP event a superstar Cristiano Renaldo was absent from the match after deciding to take some time off after the World Cup I'm Dave Mattingly NPR news in Washington.

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Second-generation firefighter killed battling Ferguson fire near Yosemite National Park

America's Healthcare Advocate

01:23 min | 4 years ago

Second-generation firefighter killed battling Ferguson fire near Yosemite National Park

"Firefighter has died while battling a fire that's been burning near yosemite national park brayden varney was killed while operating a bulldozer on the fire line at the ferguson fire yesterday he's the tenth wildland firefighter killed so far this year as wildfires rage across the western us and the national interagency fire center says fourteen firefighters died all of last year and that was the second worst wildfire year on record georgia police officers now placed on leave after using a coin toss to decide if they should arrest a woman or not body cam footage revealing officer courtney browne and officer christie wilson discussing what they should do with a woman named sarah webb after she was caught speeding okay right twenty three based on the coin toss they ended up arresting web on several traffic infractions a prosecutor though dismissing the charges and the roswell georgia police chief says he's appalled by the incident an internal investigation has been launched an outlawed since fidel castro took power in nineteen fiftynine cuba now set to recognize private property under a new constitution.

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Nevada condemned killer set to die as legal fight over execution drug is waged

Laura Ingraham

01:42 min | 4 years ago

Nevada condemned killer set to die as legal fight over execution drug is waged

"Good morning i'm john shafer the death of nearly five month old boy back in february has been ruled a homicide the clark county coroner's office has hannibal hannibal's say how weighed less when he died then when he was born prosecutors intend to seek the death penalty against his parents thirty year old anthony say how junior and twentyfiveyearold laurie ana martinez a man scheduled to be executed in nevada tonight is steadfast in is desire to be put to death but a final hour lawsuit by drug company could halt the execution barn kaufman is a staff attorney with the aclu of nevada case there possibly received these execution tried to either surreptitiously or a legally and so it's important that the state is how accountable and we know exactly how those drugs are they're going to be used how they required especially in this most consequential accident at the state of going to take the new jerseybased alvin says it doesn't want its product used in botched executions scott raymond dosier said repeatedly he wants to die and doesn't care if it's painful a second teenager has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a seventeen year old in henderson in what has been attributed to a deadly game of russian roulette seventeen year old boy was charged as an adult in the death of matthew matthew mink ler prosecutors previously accused a sixteen year old boy of pulling the trigger and charged him with murder nasa says smoke from a massive wildfire burning in northern nevada is visible from space a nasa satellite captured infrared imaging of the fire that has burned nearly seven hundred square miles of remote range land scenario almost half the size of the state of rhode island the national interagency fire center says it is the largest wildland fire currently burning in the united states the youthful mayor of stockton california is proposing a pilot program that could revolutionize the way municipalities and states deal with crime and poverty.

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