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Smoke rises from a wildfire in East Anchorage on Tuesday afternoon, July 2, 2019. Photo by Jason Jordet/Alaska Division of Forestry

Wildfire in East Anchorage 30 percent contained; evacuations lifted

A 25-acre wildfire that broke out in East Anchorage near the Campbell Creek Science Center on Tuesday afternoon was 30 percent contained as of 9:30 p.m., according to the Alaska Division of Forestry. The fire was reported at 4:45 p.m. and drew a quick, aggressive initial attack response from the Anchorage Fire Department and Alaska […]

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