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Evacuations · Soap Lake

Level 3 evacuation issued in parts of Grant County due to wildfire

80% Center coverage: 5 sources
The Hiawatha South Fire was burning 45 acres around 4 p.m. Tuesday. State Route 28 is closed from milepost 56 to 59, just east of the junction with State Route 17. Law enforcement officers will go door-to-door to notify people in the Level 3 area.See the Story
Evacuations · Fukushima

11 years on, evacuation order lifted for part of 'difficult-to-return' Fukushima town

34% Center coverage: 3 sources
The evacuation order was the first for a difficult-to-return zone in the municipalities that host Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc.'s Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant. The plant suffered a triple reactor meltdown after a massive earthquake and tsunami in March 2011. The order was lifted Thursday morning for a part of Okuma, a town in Fukushima Prefecture.See the Story

Bakersfield College Panorama Campus evacuated after bomb threat

67% Right coverage: 3 sources
The threat was received by the Bakersfield Police Department on Monday afternoon at around 1:20 p.m. Officials evacuated the main campus of the Panorama Campus and classes scheduled to take place on Monday have been canceled. In-person classes will resume tomorrow, Tuesday, July 28.See the Story

Evacuations still in place for Rices Fire in Nevada County; 5 firefighters suffer heat-related injuries

Coverage: 4 sources
A vegetation fire that started Tuesday afternoon has prompted evacuations in Nevada County. The Rices Fire is in the area of Rices Crossing near the community of Bridgeport. It has burned at least 350 acres as of 4 p.m., and there are multiple spot fires, Cal Fire said.See the Story
Evacuations · Azusa

14,000 pounds of illegal fireworks seized in Azusa

75% Center coverage: 4 sources
Authorities seize more than 2-1/2 tons of illegal fireworks at a residence. Police in Azusa, northeast of LA, began evacuating homes as a precaution. All types of fireworks are illegal to sell or possess in Los Angeles and in unincorporated areas.See the Story
Evacuations · Oceanside

Oceanside Brush Fire Forces Evacuations, But Causes No Structural Damage

100% Center coverage: 3 sources
A brush fire broke out Wednesday near a railroad line in Oceanside, California. Forward progress on the fire in the 2800 block of Industry Street, east of Interstate 5, was halted. Video from SkyFOX showed the blaze throwing off thick plumes of white smoke high into the sky.See the Story
Evacuations · Los Angeles

Wildfire in Northern California burns in 'dangerous' terrain, grows to 904 acres

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
The Rices fire has grown to 904 acres with 10% containment. The fire burned down to the bottom of the Yuba River drainage overnight and in the early morning hours. Crews planned to work through the night. Authorities hope to have the blaze contained by Friday, but that remains subject to change.See the Story
Evacuations · United States

Myanmar jet enters Thai airspace, prompting evacuations

Coverage: 2 sources
The Royal Thai Air Force said it dispatched two F-16 fighters to patrol the area. Local media reported that residents saw an aircraft that some identified as an MiG-29 making several circles into Thai airspace. Fighting between Myanmar government forces and ethnic guerrillas has continued for decades.See the Story
Evacuations · Bradford

Fire crews tackle Bradford apartment block blaze

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
Firefighters called to building on Broadway at about 21:30 BST on Wednesday. A full evacuation of the building was carried out, though the fire was contained to one flat. Fire engines from across the district, Kirklees and Leeds attended the blaze. Several roads were closed while the incident was dealt with.See the Story
Evacuations · Nevada City

Map: Rice’s Fire evacuation near Nevada City

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
The fire began Tuesday afternoon; by 7 p.m. it had burned 510 acres, with no containment.See the Story
Evacuations · Charleston

SC emergency officials prepared for potential hurricane evacuations

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
The state's population has increased by 1.4 percent since July 2021 to 5,190,705 people. An evacuation order hasn't been issued for the coast since Hurricane Dorian in 2019. In the Charleston area there's about a 48-hour maximum window needed to clear the area in the event of a severe storm.See the Story
Evacuations · Almelo

Judge agrees belligerent tenants Het Berkenven: rent not cancelled according to rules

The court judge in Almelo already set a line earlier by a rapid evacuation of the remaining tenants of camping Het Berkenven in Geesteren. This week, the Utrecht floor judge decided that the way in which owner Engbertsdijksvenen Recreatiebeheer canceled the rent was wrong.See the Story

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