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Mile Marker 28 Fire Near Goldendale 60% Contained

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NEAR GOLDENDALE, Wash. -- Over 1,300 firefighters continue to get a handle on a 22,000 acre forest fire near Goldendale tonight.

As of Tuesday night, the Mile Marker 28 fire is 60% contained. The cause of the wildfire is still under investigation.

U.S. Highway 97 remains closed between Toppenish and Goldendale. Still no word on when the highway will re-open.

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