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California-Idaho / Wildfires #570507

NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 04, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Wildfires reported continue to rage in Cleveland National Forest, California; details given, scenes shown. Report introduced.

(Boise, ID: Roger O'Neil) Effort to fight Idaho forest fires discussed. Pilots who are fighting forest fires in Idaho featured; details given, scenes shown. [Co-pilot Michael BLACKETT - comments on fighting fires in Boise National Forest, ID.] Planes noted older; scenes shown. [Pilot Gene ACRES - comments on flight.] [MAN - comments on pilots.] [Prison inmate/vol. FIREFIGHTER - hopes to prove his worth outside of prison by fighting fires.]

Brokaw, Tom;
O'Neil, Roger

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