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Angora Blaze Victims Face Tough Building Codes

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Angora Blaze Victims Face Tough Building Codes

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Angora Blaze Victims Face Tough Building Codes

Angora Blaze Victims Face Tough Building Codes

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More than 200 homes were lost in last year's Angora Fire in scenic South Lake Tahoe.

The community is rebuilding quickly but now faces tough new building codes, requiring fire-safe construction methods.

Tamara Keith reports from member station KQED.