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GOP Congress Members Review Forest Health
DENVER (AP) — Six Republican Westerners in Congress are headed to the Colorado state Capitol on Thursday to review forest management and wildfire prevention. The hearing will look at current forest management plans on federal lands. The lawmakers scheduled to attend are Rep. Steve Pearce of N…
Guard Practices Aerial Firefighting
GUERNSEY, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Air National Guard is practicing fighting wildfires from the sky. Guard members plan to conduct training flights at the Camp Guernsey Training Center on Wednesday and will drop water to the ground in a fire exercise. The Wyoming Air National Guard i…