Obama Will Tour Colorado Fires, Thank Firefighters

The White House says President Barack Obama will tour the scene of devastating wildfires in Colorado on Friday, and thank firefighters battling some of the worst fires to hit the American West in decades.

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  • Obama Visits Colorado as Firefighting Progresses
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    During the tour ... Colorado but rarely burst into residential areas, as the Waldo Canyon Fire did earlier this week. It is not yet known what sparked the blaze. Record high temperatures, extremely low humidity and wind gusts of up to 100km/h have fueled ...
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    06/28/2012 - 9:21 pm | View Link
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  • President Obama will tour Colorado fires, thank ...
    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday will tour the damage of the wildfires roaring in Colorado, offering a level of personal attention that's become ...
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  • President Obama Tours Wildfire Damage in Colorado ...
    President Barack Obama looks at a map of the fires with officials at the Southeast Family Center YMCA in Colorado Springs, Colo., June 29, 2012.
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  • President Obama to tour Waldo Canyon fire Friday – The ...
    President Barack Obama is coming to Colorado Springs on Friday to view damage caused by wildfires, according to a White House official. Obama talked by phone with Gov ...
    04/28/2016 - 7:45 pm | View Website
  • Obama Tours Damage At Waldo Canyon Fire
    Obama Tours Damage At Waldo Canyon Fire ... fires that we've seen here in Colorado, and it's still early in the fire season and we ... and during Obama's tour.
    06/29/2012 - 4:58 pm | View Website
  • Obama tours site of deadly fire in Colorado
    A wildfire raging since last weekend on the western outskirts of Colorado Springs has killed at least one person and burned down 346 homes.
    06/29/2012 - 3:15 am | View Website
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