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State Fire Year Off to Surprisingly Blazing Start

It may not seem like it because the drought is over, but there have been more wildfires so far this year, than at this time last year…

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Those numbers are statewide, and so far, there has been little fire activity around here. You may also be a little surprised to know that CalFire has not banned burning yet this year, but Fire Safe Council Executive Director Joanne Drummond says it takes * two * agencies to allow a permissible burn day…

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With the forecast calling for the heat to continue, Drummond says don’t expect to see a permissible burn day very soon.

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