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Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Fire burning on Plumtaw Road: 460 acres

Update 6 p.m.: According the San Juan National Forest, the Plumtaw fire is now burning 460 acres. An Emergency Operations Call Center has been set up...

Red Flag Warning 

11 a.m. to 10 p.m.  Sunday, May 8 No burning allowed. Conditions will become favorable for easy ignition and rapid spread of fires and extreme fire behavior due...

Devil Mountain fire burns 3.7 acres

By Randi Pierce | Staff Writer The cause of a fire that burned 3.7 acres last week remains under investigation. The fire was reported on April...

Red Flag Warning for Tuesday, May 3

Noon to 9 p.m.  Tuesday, May 3 Conditions will become favorable for easy ignition and rapid spread of fires and extreme fire behavior due to dry fuels, low...

Fire burning on Devil Mountain Road

9:20 p.m. fire update: The fire was contained at 3.7 acres. USFS and Bureau of Indian Affairs will be back on scene tomorrow. --- A fire...

Burn permits required for all open burning

By Randi Pierce | Staff Writer Due to the potential of wildfire, an open burning fire permit is required for all open burning conducted within...

Forest Service to conduct prescribed burn in the Beaver Meadows and First Notch Areas...

The Columbine Ranger District is planning to burn approximately 3,400 acres this autumn in the Beaver Meadows and First Notch areas of the San...

Newton Mesa fire: Multi-Mission Aircraft measures fire at 11 acres

Update: Fire crews had cut a hand line around 100 percent of the Newton Mesa fire as of 2 p.m. this afternoon. Crews are...

Amargo Fire grows to 800 acres

Archuleta County's Sheriff Office Emergency Manager Mike Le Roux has confirmed that the Amargo Fire burning near Dulce, N.M. increased to approximately 800 acres...

Dulce-area Amargo Fire reported at approximately 100 acres

The lightning-caused Amargo Fire is burning approximately 4 miles west of the community of Dulce, N.M. this evening. The fire was reported at 11:45 a.m. today. According...