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With help from local community, Twin Creeks Fire on Kodiak Island now 50 percent contained

With the help of locally hired resources and other cooperators, the Alaska Division of Forestry has contained 50 percent of the Twin Creeks Fire, also known as the Chiniak Fire, which started on Kodiak Island on Aug. 27. New mapping has reduced the size of the fire to 4,868 acres and current fire activity is […]

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More help arrives to assist with Twin Creeks Fire on Kodiak Island

Monday, Aug. 31,  – 5:45 p.m. – Late last night the Yukon Type 2 Initial Attack crew arrived into Kodiak by ferry from Homer, along with their vehicles. They join more than 70 firefighters already on scene battling the 5,280-acre Twin Creeks Fire near Chiniak, including the Hooper Bay and Upper Kalskag Type II crews. […]

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