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Fires are destroying a popular tourist destination in Gatlinburg, Tenn., causing surrounding areas to panic and worry about the safety of locals and wildlife. While rain is covering most of the area and ceasing the fire, it is believed to cause more problems than it will help. Emergency evacuations are being conducted in the area as well.

Gatlinburg Evacuated due to Deadly Fire

Kristin Iler, Sports Editor December 2, 2016

Fires destroyed many parts of Gatlinburg, Tennessee over this week, forcing more than 1,000 residents to evacuate and fill the nearby shelters. Spreading fast over the entire forests of Gatlinburg, the...

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Jerusalem Fire Rages Throughout the State of California

Lany Campbell, Staff Writer September 18, 2015

On Sunday, August 9, a fire broke out just north of Napa Valley, CA. This particular fire started by lightening and singed 6,000 acres in less than 24 hours, forcing the evacuations of 150 residents, and...

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