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Raging Wildfires Sweep Across Texas Panhandle

Posted on AllSides February 27th, 2024
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A series of wildfires swept across the Texas Panhandle early Wednesday, prompting evacuations, cutting off power to thousands, and forcing the shutdown of a nuclear weapons facility as strong winds, dry grass and unseasonably warm temperatures fed the blazes. An unknown number of homes and other structures in Hutchinson County were damaged or destroyed, local emergency officials said. The main facility that assembles and disassembles America’s nuclear arsenal shut down its operations Tuesday night. Read More: What Wildfire Smoke Does to the Human Body “We have evacuated our personnel, non-essential...

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