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Bruce Grubbs on Yarnell Hill fire fatalities, in context

Cally Carswell | Jul 02, 2013 01:20 PM
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You missed one fatal fire- Battlement Mesa on the BLM Grand Junction District, in July 1977, when 4 members of the Mormon Lake Hotshots (Arizona) [...]

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Deb Dedon on Yarnell Hill fire fatalities, in context

Cally Carswell | Jul 02, 2013 01:20 PM
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I must ask this. Why are homes, which can be re-built, worth such risk? From my admittedly non-wildland point of view, wouldn't removing all living [...]

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Tom Applegate on Yarnell Hill fire fatalities, in context

Cally Carswell | Jul 02, 2013 01:20 PM
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As a former wildland firefighter and squad boss I'd like to know more about the morning security briefing given to the crew boss, what aerial [...]

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Colin Holloway on Yarnell Hill fire fatalities, in context

Cally Carswell | Jul 02, 2013 01:20 PM
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Not wanting to diminish the losses in the least, having swung a pulaski and being a pops it tears me up that there are so [...]

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Yarnell Hill fire fatalities, in context

Cally Carswell | Jul 02, 2013 01:20 PM
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Some questions that should be asked as investigators, fire professionals, journalists and citizens untangle what happened in Arizona

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Phil Briggs on A man needs a parade

Jeremy Miller | Jul 01, 2013 11:50 AM
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America's tar sands are 'safe'.... until the West gets a lot wetter, or someone builds a monumentally large pipeline from some 'wet state' that would [...]

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Ron Dickerson on A man needs a parade

Jeremy Miller | Jul 01, 2013 11:50 AM
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That scene, and for that matter, Moab, bring to mind the timeless words of some other audacious youngsters... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8StG4fFWHqg

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A man needs a parade

Jeremy Miller | Jul 01, 2013 11:50 AM
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The bizarre true story of a tar sands "protest" in Utah headlined by Neil Young and Daryl Hannah

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Danny S on What's the matter with Colorado Springs?

Ray Ring | Jun 27, 2013 05:00 AM
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It is hard to follow your line of reasoning when the articles you link (such as in your third paragraph) hedge their conclusions with statements [...]

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Ray Ring on What's the matter with Colorado Springs?

Ray Ring | Jun 27, 2013 05:00 AM
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Here's an insightful summation of hundreds of Republicans in Congress who block action on climate change and get funded by fossil-fuel industries -- http://thinkprogress.org/[…]/ ... [...]

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