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Out-of-state firefighters help California fight wildfires

Katya Kiseleva

December 20, 2018


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Eighteen states sent firefighters and resources to California to help fight the Woolsey, Hill and Camp fires. Texas deployed 200 firefighters and 55 firetrucks to help fight the Woolsey fire. The crews remained in California for about two weeks, until the fire was contained. The state of Oregon dep...

Students evacuate throughout southern California due to wildfires

Students evacuate throughout southern California due to wildfires

Anusha Rao and Mina Jung

December 16, 2018


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When the Woolsey fire arrived in the city of Oak Park Friday, Nov. 9, residents evacuated to avoid the flames that came down the Santa Susana Mountains toward their homes. The fire was predicted to touch down in Oak Park at 11 p.m., prompting mandatory and voluntary evacuations that also affected...

Fire survivor shares experience

Fire survivor shares experience

Oliver Carter

December 13, 2018


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Ehret: ‘It was overwhelming and at times mentally paralyzing’

Students gather in gym in response to Borderline

Students gather in gym in response to Borderline

Daisy Calderon

December 12, 2018


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Lunchtime features posters, anti-defamation pins, peer counseling

Woolsey Fire destroys Gindling Hilltop Camp

Woolsey Fire destroys Gindling Hilltop Camp

Juliette Setudeh-Nejad

December 12, 2018


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Life Skills retreat moved to new location

Not all heroes wear capes

Sarah Levy

December 12, 2018


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Uplifting stories among fires

How social media spread wildfire news

Shoshana Medved

December 12, 2018


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California residents connect via internet during disaster

Therapy dogs brought to the Great Lawn by International Thespian Society

Therapy dogs brought to the Great Lawn by International Thespian Society

Hunter Keaster and Alex Goldbeck

December 12, 2018


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Dogs give solace to students and staff

Ring doorbell captures footage of firefighters at homes

Angus Hsieh and Matteo Shahar

December 11, 2018


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Doorbell video brings sense of relief to evacuated families

New director of sustainability hired

New director of sustainability hired

Olivia Buccieri

December 11, 2018


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Ash and smoke particles littered Oak Park schools after the Woolsey fire swept through the community. Brendan Callahan, the recently appointed Director of Sustainability, Maintenance, and Operations for the Oak Park Unified School District, had barely started his new job when the fires broke out. “Brendan...

Community grieves double tragedy

Community grieves double tragedy

Olivia Buccieri

December 11, 2018


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Karlamangla: ‘My job is to tell the story of Thousand Oaks for people not in Thousand Oaks’

UCs, CSUs extend deadlines for applicants

Sabrina Thi

December 11, 2018


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Extensions given by UCs and CSUs due to wildfires