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Firefighters Hope to Contain Colockum Tarps Fire by Sunday

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NBCRightNow.com -- Firefighters hope to contain an 80,000 acre wildfire burning in Kittitas and Chelan Counties by Sunday at midnight.

The Colockum Tarps Fire is 75% contained as of Thursday night.

The Kittitas County Emergency Operations Center has phased down to a level one response and residents in the evacuated areas can now return home.

All current road closures will remain in effect through the weekend.

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