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Helicopter war in Orange County: Fire, sheriff battle, so sups seek state help

Alarmed by a continuing feud between the Sheriff’s Department and Orange County Fire Authority over helicopter search-and-rescue operations, the county Board of Supervisors decided Tuesday to ask for the state’s help to mediate a settlement. Orange County Fire Authority Interim Chief Patrick McIntosh told supervisors his agency will ignore Sheriff Sandra Hutchens’ recent assertion of […]