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Small wildfire near Chisana draws response from State Forestry

The Alaska Division of Forestry has deployed a small squad of firefighters to respond to a 1-acre wildfire approximately 100 miles northeast of Glennallen. The fire, dubbed the Red Hill Fire, was reported by a local resident from the remote community of Chisana at about 5 p.m. on Saturday. The fire is located about 2 […]

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Tok Area Fires Update; July 17

  July 17, 2015: 11:00 a.m. Tok Area Fires Update (Tok, AK) – Containment lines on Tetlin Hills and Long Lake Fires will be tested today by predicted gusty winds from the southwest. An increase in fire activity is expected due to the warmer temperatures and elevated winds reactivating hotspots on both fires. Long Lake […]

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Tok Area Fires (Long Lake and Tetlin Hills) update, July 14

(Tok, AK) – Firefighters on the Long Lake and Tetlin Hills fires continued to make progress on containment lines yesterday. As operational objectives are met, crews are being reassigned to areas of priority. The Chisana Fire is reported at 39, 110 acres and will remain in monitor status. Tetlin Hills Fire — The Tetlin Hills […]

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