Archive for April, 2013

The Best Method for Survivalist Cooking: New Article on Off The Grid News … – PR Web (press release)

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013
The Best Method for Survivalist Cooking: New Article on Off The Grid News
PR Web (press release)
A new article on Off The Grid News, The Best Kitchen Appliance For Survival, offers many reasons why wood burning stoves are excellent choices for the culinary minded as well as energy saving devices for those concerned about energy bills and


Sheriff: Wood stove may have caused deadly fire

Sunday, April 28th, 2013

The cause of a fire that killed three people and injured five others Friday northeast of Holcombe may be linked to a wood stove in the basement of the trailer home, according to Chippewa County Sheriff Jim Kowalczyk. While the cause remains unclear, “there …


Sheriff: Wood stove may have caused deadly fire – Leader-Telegram

Sunday, April 28th, 2013
Sheriff: Wood stove may have caused deadly fire
Leader-Telegram
The cause of a fire that killed three people and injured five others Friday northeast of Holcombe may be linked to a wood stove in the basement of the trailer home, according to Chippewa County Sheriff Jim Kowalczyk. While the cause remains unclear

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Invisible, unhealthful toxics in Portland’s airshed need immediate attention – OregonLive.com

Saturday, April 27th, 2013
Invisible, unhealthful toxics in Portland's airshed need immediate attention
OregonLive.com
Enforcement by the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality of already-on-the-books woodstove certification laws could produce dramatic cuts in emissions. And wisely, the club proposes that state and local governments explore public financing or
Report Finds Dirtier West Coast Trucks End Up In Oregon OPB News (blog)

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New Information: Ages released in Lake Holcombe fatal fire – WQOW TV: Eau … – WQOW TV News 18

Friday, April 26th, 2013
New Information: Ages released in Lake Holcombe fatal fire – WQOW TV: Eau
WQOW TV News 18
New Information: Investigators say survivors in the hospital told them a man started a wood stove, something went wrong, and then he went running from room to room telling everyone to get out of the house. That man died. Some of the survivors were

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Wood-Burning Stove Possible Source of Taylor Road Fire – Patch.com

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013
Wood-Burning Stove Possible Source of Taylor Road Fire
Patch.com
A home at 1505 Taylor Road in Montgomery Township was partially damaged by a fire Wednesday morning. According to The Reporter, the fire may have started in a wood-burning stove, as the fire was burning inside a wall. The home is located near Bridle
Firefighters respond to house fire in Montgomery Township The Reporter

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Woman, 71, Dies In Fire Originating From Wood Stove – North Country Gazette

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

WBNG-TV
Woman, 71, Dies In Fire Originating From Wood Stove
North Country Gazette
BROOME COUNTY—State Police in Broome County are investigating a fatal structure fire that occurred early Tuesday morning in the town of Fenton, said to have originated from a wood stove. Barbara Cadwell, 71, the sole occupant and resident of 311
Woman killed in fire identified (with photos) WBNG-TV
Elderly woman dies in Port Crane fire Shreveport Times

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Woodstove replacement fund is money well spent – Herald and News

Sunday, April 21st, 2013
Woodstove replacement fund is money well spent
Herald and News
Pollution from fireplaces and old stoves is almost single-handedly responsible for the region's poor air quality in the winter months. It is the main reason Klamath County does not meet federal air quality standards, and it is a significant contributor

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Police Blotter: Arrests; McKinney fire started by wood stove pipe; Unlocked … – County 10

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013
Police Blotter: Arrests; McKinney fire started by wood stove pipe; Unlocked
County 10
Fire investigator Donny Reed of Lander has reported that a fire that consumed the Tim McKinney residence on the South Rawlins highway over the weekend was caused by an exhaust pipe from a wood pellet stove. Reed said the fire began on the outside of


Can I Vent a Wood Stove on the Oil Flue? – PenBayPilot.com

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

PenBayPilot.com
Can I Vent a Wood Stove on the Oil Flue?
PenBayPilot.com
Current Maine Legislation states that, in Maine, one may under certain circumstances install a solid fuel (wood or pellet burning) appliance on an existing chimney flue that is already venting the oil furnace. The Legislation is known as the “An Act to