Blazing Heat Raises Concerns over Early Fire Season

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Temperature records are being broken again today all over Southern California, and wildfires have already caused mandatory evacuations and injuries to fire fighters. By tomorrow, sea breezes are expected to cool things off, but the beginning of fire season has been declared-three weeks earlier than it was last year. Last fall, the Southland suffered from devastating wildfires, and forestry experts said that many mountain communities should consider themselves lucky. On a day like today, they have to be wondering if they-ll dodge the bullet again. Warren Olney speaks with a fire ecologist and a Lake Arrowhead business leader about the chances for another fire-related catastrophe before the summer is over.
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Secretary Shelley on banning of Diebold TSx touch-screen system in November election

California Voter Foundation on decertification of touch-screen systems

Diebold Election Systems

California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection

2004 Fire Season

Jerusalem Museum of Tolerance

Lefkovitz's article on Schwarzenegger visit

Wiesenthal Center news release on Schwarzenegger at the Jerusalem MOT



Warren Olney


Frances Anderton