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Firefighters worked furiously Monday to save a line of mountain communities in eastern Arizona from a gigantic blaze that has forced thousands of people from their homes and cast a smoky haze over states as far away as Iowa.
Tuesday, Jun. 07, 2011

Open quoteYou can't see the trees. You can't see the sun. There's only smoke.Close quote

  • BRIAN STRUBLE,
  • of Greer, Ariz., on the wildfire that has become the third largest in the state's history
Photo: Jae C. Hong / AP | Source: New York Times