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Winds Blow Smoke From Forest Fires in Canada into Midwest

A haze blanketed much of the Midwest on Tuesday as strong winds carried smoke from forest fires in Canada thousands of miles to the south, prompting health warnings in at least two states.

06/30/2015

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Arson Fires Still Happening in Marissa

Investigators now determining of coal mining museum blaze was intentionally-set.

02/01/2015

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Pair Of Suspicious Washington Park Fires Under Investigation

The first one broke out at 58th Street and Forest. Around the same time, a house just a few blocks away caught fire at 61st Street and Forest.

02/20/2013

Sun-Times Media Fires Photojournalist

Sun-Times Media says one of its photographers has been fired after admitting to fabricating names and quotes in a recurring feature that appeared in at least eight of its publications.

07/22/2012

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Arson Suspect Jailed In Florissant

Teen charged with setting four vehicles on fire.

06/08/2012

Yet Another Suspicious Fire In St. Clair County

Friday’s makes seven fires since late April.

05/11/2012

Cahokia Firefighters Battle Three Thanksgiving Day Fires

Cahokia firefighters spent their Thanksgiving Day battling three house fires.

11/25/2011

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Arson Suspected in Several Mark Twain Forest Fires

More than 5,000 acres have already been burned.

11/02/2011

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Three Suspicious Fires Challenge ESL Firefighters

All three in vacant houses

08/21/2011