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Tag Archives: Fire
By Sean Stewart-Muniz and Stephanie Denardo on January 24th, 2014 | Last updated: January 25, 2014 at 2:44 pm
Gainesville Fire Rescue put out flames Friday morning caused by a flue pipe in the home’s fireplace. Officials are encouraging residents to follow safety tips and service their heating implements.
By Katina Prokos on November 4th, 2013 | Last updated: November 5, 2013 at 6:56 am
(Image credit: Lauren Moore)
A fire behind a portion of Butler Plaza was caused by solar panels
By Forrest Smith on October 31st, 2013 | Last updated: October 31, 2013 at 9:37 am
A Lake City police officer was killed, and a second officer injured, in a house fire early Thursday morning.
By Jesse Pagan on April 4th, 2013 | Last updated: April 4, 2013 at 4:13 pm
The U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service issued Wednesday a temporary, mandatory ban on campfires in the Ocala National Forest.
By Meg Wagner on January 29th, 2013 | Last updated: January 29, 2013 at 5:18 pm
On the anniversary of the I-75 crash that killed 11, Florida officials are urging drivers to be cautious near brush fire in Hamilton County.
By Marc Whiteman on January 29th, 2013 | Last updated: January 29, 2013 at 12:25 pm
The Florida Park Service is raising awareness about prescribed fires, which burn foliage that could otherwise feed uncontrollable fires.
By Samantha Dean on January 24th, 2013 | Last updated: January 31, 2013 at 2:32 pm
Ocala Fire Rescue extinguished a fire at the Paddock Park Apartment complex Thursday morning. There were no injuries reported.
By Jewel Midelis on January 23rd, 2013 | Last updated: January 27, 2013 at 7:11 pm
A mobile home near Brooker is uninhabitable due to a combination of a house fire and windy conditions on Tuesday morning.