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Cutting Torches Cause Grass Fire

A grass fire near the Empire Mine yesterday afternoon was caused by part of the decommissioning process of the mine. Crews are currently using cutting torches to break up the metal infrastructure of the mine. High winds yesterday lead to sparks from the torches igniting a small grass Continue reading

Grass Fire North OF Craig

Grass Fire There was a small grass fire this morning on County Road 105 about half a mile west of Highway 13 North of Craig. According to a representative from the Craig Fire Department, crews were able to get the fire under control about twenty minutes after arriving on the scene. The source Continue reading