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Possible smoky driving conditions

With many people heading back to work today after the New Year’s holiday, the Florida Highway Patrol has at least two smoky locations it wants to warn you about. In Suwannee county, a 25 acre controlled burn has left some smouldering areas that are continuing to create smoke.  There is …

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Today’s rain not enough to squelch wildfires

Today’s rainy weather may be a medicine but not the cure for the wildfire in Lafayette County. The L.A. Bennett Fire continues to control more than 450-acres. Florida Wildfire Mitigation Specialist Chelsea Parker says dry weather conditions are to blame. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/Parker1Jan2012.mp3] Parker adds the mild winter conditions do provide a little help. …

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