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Tuesday, April 14th, 2015

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  • How long have federal buildings been required to provide ADA access, emergency exits, and fire suppression systems? Quite a while, which makes it great to hear the National Park Service finally found the funding to address such projects at Fort Donelson National Battlefield in Tennessee.

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Monday, April 13th, 2015

  • What started out Monday as a prescribed burn turned into a wildfire of roughly 1,000 acres at Wind Cave National Park in South Dakota.

    Officials said a "fire whirl," or "dust devil" swept through the Unit 2 Cold Brook Burn late Monday morning and carried burning ash more than 100 yards outside of the planned burn area and into high grass.

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