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Wildfire near Lake Louise controlled and contained

Firefighters have controlled and contained a 43-acre wildfire near Lake Louise that was knocked by water and retardant drops on Sunday night. Two Alaska Division of Forestry crews spent Monday and Tuesday mopping up the lightning-caused Lake Louise Fire reported at 7 p.m. Sunday. The Gannett Glacier Type 2 Initial Attack Crew and the Type […]

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Aircraft, smokejumpers corral 45-acre wildfire near Lake Louise

With assistance from a heavy aerial assault featuring multiple air tankers and water-scooping aircraft, eight smokejumpers were able to corral a lightning-caused wildfire near Lake Louise on Sunday night. The Lake Louise Fire was reported at 45 acres as of Monday morning, according to the Alaska Division of Forestry. The fire is located about 4 […]

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