Archive for November, 2009

DES MOINES HOMELESS: Hooches or Homes? – WHO-TV

Monday, November 30th, 2009

Just one year after Des Moines city workers leveled homeless shacks, called “Hooches”, lawmakers are considering doing it again. But those who live in the hooches say, doing that would leave them out in the cold. “It’s not much, but it’s pretty …


Wood stove burning restrictions in effect in Medford – KDRV

Monday, November 30th, 2009
Wood stove burning restrictions in effect in Medford
KDRV
Wood stove burning is now restricted in the Medford area due to poor air quality. Jackson County Air Quality officials have designated Monday a ‘Yellow’ day


Short Takes: December 2009 – Chronogram

Monday, November 30th, 2009

Chronogram
Short Takes: December 2009
Chronogram
Vibrant watercolors by Ulster County Caldecott honoree Muth conjure homey interiors—his mustachioed Santa heats with a woodstove and wears bunny


BRIEF: Update: Air quality forecast and woodburning rules – TradingMarkets.com

Monday, November 30th, 2009

More information about the Daily Air Quality Forecast can be found at: http://www.valleyair.org/aqinfo/forecast.htm. More information about the Fireplace/Wood Stove Burning Status can be found at: http://www.valleyair.org/aqinfo/WoodBurnPage.htm


Tips to prevent chimney fires in your home – KLTV

Monday, November 30th, 2009
Tips to prevent chimney fires in your home
KLTV
From heat-a-lator chimneys to free standing wood stoves, nasty soot can be hazardous. And, when it comes to wood-burning fire places, there are more tips to

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Update: Air quality forecast and woodburning rules – Merced Sun-Star

Monday, November 30th, 2009

More information about the Daily Air Quality Forecast can be found at: http://www.valleyair.org/aqinfo/forecast.htm. More information about the Fireplace/Wood Stove Burning Status can be found at: http://www.valleyair.org/aqinfo/WoodBurnPage.htm. A …


Mobile hunting camp draws attention – Antigo Daily Journal

Monday, November 30th, 2009

Tom Sikora, together with his brother, Ed, and an assortment of friends are stalking whitetails northeast of Antigo in grand style, headquartered in a cozy, transportable hunting camp constructed on a mobile home frame. The eye-catching design …


Life after house fire for Crystal Heights family – Daily Herald Tribune

Monday, November 30th, 2009

Somebody was talking to me the other day, ‘what about putting a wood stove in?’ I’m not getting a wood stove. Forget it!” She added she has difficulty hearing or seeing coverage of similar events on television. “I don’t like to see it.


Safety Tips on Using Fireplaces – WCIV

Monday, November 30th, 2009
Safety Tips on Using Fireplaces
WCIV
Never burn trash or painted, treated or green wood. They all release toxic chemicals when burned. *Maintain your wood stove or fireplace and have a
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DHEC: Safety Tips on Using Fireplaces – ABC News 4 Charleston

Monday, November 30th, 2009

Charleston, SC – With temperatures cooling off around South Carolina, the state Department of Health and Environmental Control wants residents to be aware of the proper use of fireplaces, the agency announced today. “Smoke from burning wood is made …