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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 12, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The wildfires in the West introduced.

(Fort Collins, Colorado: Miguel Almaguer) The massive High Park fire in Colorado featured; scenes shown of helicopters & tankers dropping retardant, firefighters; details given about the death of a grandmother. [Air tanker pilot Dean TALLEY†- notes the terrain & wind are issues.] [Colorado Governor John HICKENLOOPER†- comments on the efforts of volunteer firefighters who could see their homes burning.] [Evacuee Ryan HODACK‡- wonders about his house.] The state of emergency from the Little Bear fire in New Mexico noted; scenes shown of burned homes.

Williams, Brian;
Almaguer, Miguel

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