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Alaska State Fire Marshal lifts suspension on sale and use of fireworks

The Alaska State Fire Marshal’s Office has lifted the suspension on the use and sale of fireworks in Alaska, effective on Monday, July 29. This decision was based on the current low to moderate wildfire danger as a result of wetter and cooler weather. The ban was put in place by the State Fire Marshal’s […]

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Celebrate safely this Fourth of July weekend

Independence Day Weekend is a cause for celebration but it also can be the cause of wildland fires. Alaska’s interagency wildfire officials would like to remind the public to be extremely cautious this holiday weekend with any activity that could ignite a wildfire. While many areas of the state have received wide-spread precipitation in recent days, […]

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