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On a gloomy Thursday afternoon on Feb. 11, Highway 126 still shows damage from the Holiday Farm Fire. The Holiday Farm Fire was reported to have started on Sep. 7, 2020, and was estimated to be contained on Oct. 29, 2020.

Wildfire prevention needs to be ‘proactive instead of reactive,’ according to OSU faculty

McKenzie Moore, News Contributor
March 17, 2021

Correction: The photo caption originally had the incorrect starting date of the Holiday Farm Fire. This has been corrected.Oregon State University faculty are advising students that conversations and action...

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Malick: Oregon’s future is smoky

Cassidy Malick, Columnist
November 2, 2020

Editor’s Note: This column does not represent the opinion of The Daily Barometer. This column reflects the personal opinions of the writer.According to the United States Drought Monitor, Oregon has been...

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It is ‘reckless’ to exclude climate change from discussions on wildfires

Haley Daarstad, News Contributor
September 28, 2020

With around 1 million acres having burned in Oregon alone, and a quarter million Oregonians under some form of an evacuation order, Oregon’s Gov. Kate Brown called the fires a wake up call to climate...

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