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Firefighters battle flames and terrain in Grand Fire

FRAZIER PARK, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters had to battle terrain as much as flames as they worked to surround a wildfire entering its third day in harsh hills and mountains north of Los Angeles. Temperatures […]

05/17/2013

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Fire burns 3,800 acres in Calif. national forest

  FRAZIER PARK, Calif. (AP) — Cooler temperatures and lighter winds gave hundreds of firefighters a breather from a wildfire that has blackened hills near Interstate 5 north of Los Angeles. The fire that broke […]

05/16/2013

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Grand Fire burns 3,500 acres in Los Padres National Forest

FRAZIER PARK, Calif. (AP) — Cooler temperatures and lighter winds gave hundreds of firefighters a slight reprieve Thursday from a 3,500-acre wildfire that has blackened rugged terrain in the Los Padres National Forest. The fire […]

05/16/2013

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‘Grand Fire’ burns 3,000 acres in Calif. national forest

FRAZIER PARK, Calif. (AP) — Cooler temperatures and lighter winds are helping hundreds of firefighters combat a 3,000-acre wildfire, named the “Grand Fire,” that has blackened rugged terrain in the Los Padres National Forest. The […]

05/16/2013

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UPDATE: Frazier Park fire burns 750 acres in Kern County

FRAZIER PARK, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters are using heavy aerial artillery against a fast-moving brush fire in an effort to keep it from getting into Los Padres National Forest. Kern County fire spokesman Corey Wilford […]

05/15/2013

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Frazier Park fire burns 400 acres in Kern County

FRAZIER PARK, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters are using heavy aerial artillery against a fast-moving brush fire in an effort to keep it from getting into Los Padres National Forest. Kern County fire spokesman Corey Wilford […]

05/15/2013

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‘Orajel’ creator David Morris Kern dies at 103

PARADISE VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — The creator of Orajel, a medicine aimed at fighting toothaches that was later also used for mouth sores, has died, family members said Sunday. David Morris Kern was 103. Allan […]

05/05/2013

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