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Kellogg Fire burns in North Palm Springs area

By Joyce Nugent The Kellogg Fire was triggered when a 100-foot mulch pile combusted in North Palm Springs on Nov. 8. Twenty-six acres were burned and two firefighters were evaluated for non-life-threatening injuries. The cause of the fire is under investigation. “I believe it was arson and sparked from another fire that happened Halloween night,”

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Slide Show: Snow Fire scorches near Palm Springs

By Joyce Nugent The Snow Fire was ignited by a burning vehicle at around 2:30 pm Sept. 17. By 7:30 pm the quick moving blaze had grown to 1,200 acres and evacuations were ordered for the small community of Snow Creek near Palm Springs. The fire ballooned to 2,500 acres by Sept. 18. An evacuation

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