Western Fires Robert talks about the fires currently raging across eight Western states. This year is the worst fire season since 1969, with more than five million acres of land burned. This weekend, more than five hundred Marines are expected to join firefighters in an attempt to stop the flames.
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Robert talks about the fires currently raging across eight Western states. This year is the worst fire season since 1969, with more than five million acres of land burned. This weekend, more than five hundred Marines are expected to join firefighters in an attempt to stop the flames.