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Monday, September 20, 2021

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...

Fire crews responding to fire near Dulce

Archuleta County Sheriff’s Office Office of Emergency Management has confirmed an approximate to a 20-30 acre fire near Dulce, N.M. Air and ground resources are...

Fire restrictions lifted for county, tribal lands

By Randi Pierce Staff Writer Due to recent rains, additional area agencies lifted fire restrictions this week. On Monday, Archuleta County Sheriff Rich Valdez announced via letter...

Sheriff lifts county fire restrictions

By Randi PierceStaff Writer Effective today, July 26, fire restrictions in Archuleta County are lifted, per a letter from Archuleta County Sheriff Rich Valdez. The letter...

Fire restrictions rescinded on San Juan National Forest

By Lorena WilliamsForest Service Stage 1 fire restrictions on all National Forest System lands within the San Juan National Forest, including wilderness, will be rescinded...

18 fires break out on the Southern Ute Indian Reservation

Lindsay J. BoxSouthern Ute Indian Reservation The North Cinder Butte Area Fires are located throughout the west side of the reservation. Fire crews have responded...

County, Southern Ute and Forest Service enter stage 1 fire restrictions

By Clayton ChaneyStaff Writer Archuleta County, the Southern Ute Indian Tribe and the San Juan National Forest (SJNF) entered into stage 1 fire restrictions Wednesday. The...

County hears wildfire mitigation update

By Clayton ChaneyStaff WriterDespite recent rains throughout Pagosa Country over the past few weeks, the region and Archuleta County are still preparing for a...