Archive for December, 2010

Wood stoves bad for air and people’s lungs – Albany Times Union

Friday, December 31st, 2010
Wood stoves bad for air and people’s lungs
Albany Times Union
I just went outside to get some refreshing brisk air, only to choke on the smoke coming out of our neighbor’s wood stove. If the wind is not blowing toward


Wood stoves bad for air and people’s lungs – Times Union

Friday, December 31st, 2010

I would like to comment on your entertaining article, “50 reasons to love winter in the Capital Region” (Dec. 17). Reason 8 is something I can certainly agree with: “…I even don’t mind shoveling. The brisk air can be very refreshing.” But this is …


Wood Burning Stove Catches Kermitts Restaurant On Fire – KMGH Denver

Friday, December 31st, 2010
Wood Burning Stove Catches Kermitts Restaurant On Fire
KMGH Denver
The bartender told 7NEWS the fire started in the wood burning stove that’s used for ambiance and heating the restaurant. The bartender said she started the

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Wood Burning Stove Catches Kermitts Restaurant On Fire – Denver Channel

Friday, December 31st, 2010

CLEAR CREEK COUNTY, Colo. — The popular Kermitts Roadhouse off Interstate 70 is closed after a fire. The bartender told 7NEWS the fire started in the wood burning stove that’s used for ambiance and heating the restaurant. The bartender said she started …


Annual wood giveaway warms Dennis – Cape Cod Times

Friday, December 31st, 2010

Half of the supply is seasoned and half is green, Wightman said. Many people now have wood-burning stoves that are able to burn the fresher wood, he said. True Value hardware store in Dennis lent the town hydraulic equipment to split the wood, and …


Fire near wood stove destroys most of house – Worcester Telegram

Friday, December 31st, 2010
Fire near wood stove destroys most of house
Worcester Telegram
He said the fire started in the area of a wood stove. The blaze was out of control by the time firefighters reached it and it quickly destroyed much of the

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Cold weather safety tips – Sacramento Bee

Friday, December 31st, 2010
Cold weather safety tips
Sacramento Bee
Wood stoves or fireplaces should be installed according to existing building codes and manufacturer’s instructions. • Check the chimney and stovepipe

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Annual wood giveaway warms town – Cape Cod Times

Friday, December 31st, 2010

Half of the supply is seasoned and half is green, Wightman said. Many people now have wood-burning stoves that are able to burn the fresher wood, he said. True Value hardware store in Dennis lent the town hydraulic equipment to split the wood, and …


Wood-burning stove sparks fire at house near New Paris – Elkhart Truth

Thursday, December 30th, 2010

NEW PARIS — A wood-burning stove at a home near New Paris sparked a fire early Thursday morning that destroyed the garage and part of the dwelling. The fire was called in to the New Paris Fire Department around 2:30 a.m. and firefighters had the blaze …


Unhealthy air predicted for Friday and Saturday – Danbury News Times

Thursday, December 30th, 2010
Unhealthy air predicted for Friday and Saturday
Danbury News Times
The main sources of the high particle levels include combustion engines, heating systems and wood stoves. A weather change on Sunday should clear the air.
DEP holiday forecast: unhealthy air New Britain Herald

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