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December 7, 2017
A train passes below the Thomas Fire near the 101 Freeway in Ventura, Calif., Dec. 5, 2017. Several simultaneous wildfires in Southern California have forced the evacuation of tens of thousands of people and destroyed hundreds of homes and other buildings in the latest chapter of what has been one of the state’s worst fire seasons. (Hilary Swift / Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Fire, fear stretch across southern California as wildfires roar from Ventura to San Diego
December 7, 2017 - 8:56pm
In a photo provided authorities, firefighters work as homes burned in Ventura, Calif., in the early morning hours of Dec. 5, 2017. Spreading at an astonishing rate, the Thomas Fire raged across some 45,000 acres overnight and had destroyed at least 150 structures, some within the city limits of Ventura. (Ryan Cullom/Ventura County Fire Department via The New York Times)
Extraordinary footage shows man rescuing rabbit as California fires burn
December 7, 2017 - 6:44am
November 27, 2017
2 fires in Rapid City under investigation
November 27, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 10, 2017
The Great Chicago Fire of 1871 destroyed thousands of buildings and killed about 300 people. Library of Congress.
'The Night America Burned': The deadliest - and most overlooked - fire in U.S. history
October 10, 2017 - 7:45pm
April 4, 2017
Darren Fechner, Dwight Brenner and Jay Kokes, of Delmont, prepare to depart for Kansas early Monday morning to deliver supplies and hay to farmers whose land was scorched by wildfires. (Submitted photo)
Delmont residents donate hay, supplies to Kansas wildfire victims
April 4, 2017 - 7:25pm
January 29, 2016
Rural Howard fire burns down machine shed
January 29, 2016 - 5:45pm
June 23, 2015
Republic file photo
No one injured in pickup fire
June 23, 2015 - 10:19am
June 4, 2015
Alexandria lawyer Jim Davies outlines a proposed fire district for rural Mitchell during a public hearing Wednesday night at the Davison County Fairgrounds. (Marcus Traxler/Republic)
Davison board signs off on fire district plan
June 4, 2015 - 10:28am
May 8, 2015
OPINION: Fighting fire with common sense
May 8, 2015 - 1:49pm
April 2, 2015
Grass fires continue to flare up across South Dakota
April 2, 2015 - 4:41pm
March 25, 2015
Report says beetles don't make forests more likely to burn
March 25, 2015 - 3:45pm
March 24, 2015
Burn ban on for Davison County
March 24, 2015 - 1:27pm
December 31, 2014
Home fires top list of Red Cross disaster responses
December 31, 2014 - 1:55am
December 25, 2014
SD Fire Marshal: Watch out for cooking fires
December 25, 2014 - 12:10pm
November 14, 2014
An early-morning fire Friday destroyed the home of Jim Weigand in Forestburg. The wreckage was still smoldering nearly 12 hours later, around 5 p.m. (Candy DenOuden/Republic)
Forestburg fire destroys home
November 14, 2014 - 7:53pm