Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Audio 1:45 PM ET

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National Audio 1:45 PM ET

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NAT084 - (US-Florida Wildfire) EASTPOINT, Fla. x-16s. Florida officials have suspended the practice of controlled burns statewide while they investigate how the forest management tool managed to destroy 36 homes in north Florida. Florida shrimper John Matthew Polous says he lost 14 boats, several trucks and his home in the process. ("..and clean up.") (SOURCE:The Associated Press)

TAG: Officials are offering up to five-thousand dollars to each household affected by the fire to pay for emergency living expenses. The state also plans to set up a claims office for affected residents.

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NAT085 - (US-Florida Wildfire) EASTPOINT, Fla. x-13s. Florida officials have suspended the practice of controlled burns statewide while they investigate how the forest management tool managed to destroy 36 homes in north Florida. …

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