2 weeks Nevada folk return home Manilatimes |World
RENO: A day after a wind-whipped wildfire in northern Nevada roared through a neighborhood in Reno and destroyed at least five houses, more than 1,000 people who were forced to evacuate — including the mayor — started returning home Wednesday (Thursday in Manila). Another fire about 160 kilometers south and across the border in California also exploded in strong winds Tuesday, killing one person, driving hundreds from their homes and destroying 80 structures in and around a small community, including some houses. Rains overnight helped tamp down the flames in both places. ... more