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Montana Wildfire alert: Indian Ridge update 2022-08-19

Incident is 0% contained. The Indian Ridge Fire started by lightning on July 7th in the Indian Creek drainage in Idaho’s Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness has grown to approximately 4,425 acres.  It is burning five miles from the Idaho/Montana border and is approximately 30 miles southwest of Darby, MT.   The fire has been active this week primarily along the western and northern flanks, north of Indian Creek. The fire is burning in very steep, rugged, and remote terrain with heavy surface fuels and dead standing timber making access for firefighters difficult and dangerous.Fire managers are utilizing a point protection strategy to prevent any critical wilderness infrastructure from being negatively impacted by the fire.Smoke from the fire may be visible south of Hamilton, primarily around Darby.  Area and trail closure is in effect.   View the "Closure" tab for more information.  

Alonso, Baty Drive Mets to 7-2 Victory Over Phillies

The Mets (77-43) took on the Phillies (65-53) Friday evening. After losing three of four against the Braves and with their starting rotation in flux for the next three games, the Mets needed a win in game one in Philadelphia. They got exactly that, beating the Phillies 7-2. The Mets...

Idaho Wildfire alert: Porphyry Fire update 2022-08-19

Incident is 0% contained. ·No map update for today as cloudy skies preventing the IR flight.The Porphyry Fire started within the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness Area and is a fire start from the August 11th thunderstorms that passed over the Payette National Forest.  On August 18, the fire moved to the west and out of the Wilderness Area.

Yankees OF Giancarlo Stanton assigned rehab stint at Double-A

New York Yankees All-Star outfielder Giancarlo Stanton is expected to make a two-game rehab stint with Double-A Somerset on Saturday and Sunday. Yankees manager Aaron Boone told reporters Friday that Stanton would face Luis Severino for live batting practice on Tuesday if his weekend in the minors goes according to plan.

Wyoming Wildfire alert: Sugarloaf Fire update 2022-08-19

Afternoon smoke from smoldering Sugarloaf Fire 8/4. Incident is 100% contained. The Sugarloaf Fire was declared 100% contained on August 17, 2022.Fire is 839 acresThe fire is human caused, anyone with information on how the fire started can call the Forest Service Law Enforcement Tip Line, 303-275-5266The fire origin is near the terminus of Forest Road 637 and the Cow Creek TrailheadFirst reported Monday afternoon, July 25Burning in timber, rocky, difficult to access terrainApproximately 7 miles SW of Laramie Peak and 5 miles SW of Friend Park Campground.

Bibb deputies investigating 18-year-old woman shot, killed while driving

MACON, Ga. — Bibb deputies are investigating a shooting on Dellwood Court that left a person dead Friday night. According to a news release from the Bibb County Sheriff's Office, just after 11:30 p.m., deputies got the call about a person shot in the parking lot of the Circle K on 5602 Thomaston Road. Witnesses say 18-year-old Jamaya B. Warner on Dellwood Court near Dellwood Drive when people shots at the car. Warner was hit and her 21-year-old passenger drove to the Circle K on Thomaston Road where she died.
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German Chancellor denies exerting influence in tax fraud scandal

Berlin, Aug 20 (SocialNews.XYZ) German Chancellor Olaf Scholz has denied exerting influence in a multi-million euro tax fraud case against Hamburg-based Warburg Bank, in a parliamentary hearing into sprawling "Cum-Ex" trading scheme to defraud tax authorities.

Raynor racks up over 500 yards, 7 TDs as No. 3 East Forsyth wins shootout over NW Guilford

Kernersville, N.C. — East Forsyth quarterback Jaylen Raynor kicked off his senior campaign in style, leading the Eagles to a 49-38 win at home over Northwest Guilford. Raynor did most of his damage on the ground, running for four touchdowns and a career-high 337 yards on just 12 carries (28.1 yards per carry). But he was also effective through the air, compiling 175 yards passing and three touchdowns.

250 Apartments Planned Across the Street From Sony Pictures

Mixed-use development slated for Washington and Motor. A mixed-use development featuring 250 apartments and retail is planned for across the street from Sony Studios in Culver City. The Guo Rui Group (GRP) of Hong Kong and California Landmark Group (CLG) have stepped into developing a new mixed-use building complex in...
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Orangefield High students focus on work with kids

ORANGEFIELD — Orangefield High School students in Kimberly Spears’ Education and Training program are gearing up for a great year. The program is designed for those who want to go into education or work with kids in some way. These students will be interns in classrooms on the...