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Firefighters working on fires near Minto, Hughes; looking for new starts from recent lightning

Eight smokejumpers, aided by two water-scooping aircraft, were able to knock down a 2-acre fire burning near Ptarmigan Hill about 7-1/2 miles northeast of Minto Saturday night. The Tractor Trail Fire (#195) is burning about 3 miles northeast of the nearest Native allotment and north of the Minto Flats. The fire was spotted by someone […]

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