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WILDFIRE WATCH 2014: DNR tackling new wildfire near Tonasket

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TONASKET, Wash.- The Department of Natural Resources says they are battling a new wildfire northeast of Wauconda and Tonasket. The fire broke out on Tuesday, July 29th and is called the "Torado Mountain" wildfire. DNR crews are attacking this fire from the ground and air.

Tuesday evening and into Wednesday, fire crews were able to hole the fire at 150 acres, however, the fire is still 0% contained.

At this time there are no reports of injuries, evacuations, or damage to homes, but DNR says this fire could move fast.

Stay with KHQ for the most updated information as it comes into the newsroom.





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