PORTLAND, Ore | Government shutdown taking toll on wildfire preparations

17Jan - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News

PORTLAND, Ore. —January 16, 2019— Just two months after a wildfire wiped out Paradise, California, officials are gearing up for this year’s fire season and fear the government shutdown could make it even more difficult than one of the worst in history.

The winter months are critical for wildfire managers who use the break from the flames to prepare for the next onslaught, but much of that effort has ground to a halt on U.S.

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