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Wednesday, 4 August 2021

Deep Creek Fire 90% contained, authorities scaling back operations

Credit: KPAX - Western Montana
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Deep Creek Fire 90% contained, authorities scaling back operations
Deep Creek Fire 90% contained, authorities scaling back operations

As firefighters continue to report good progress against the Deep Creek Canyon Fire, authorities are starting to scale back their response.

Here in Broadwater County,of the hillsides that wereweek.

Since then, crews hatrying to get containmentso far, they've made goodare starting to scale backWe've had a big team on aincidents that were able tboots on the ground all thactually put a fire out.

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Last Tuesday, theywas held about a mile andMountain subdivision.

Thethis year, nice and dry sofast.

The fire left more tpower lines on the ground.Cooperative reported Wedneinstalled 52 out of a planpoles and they plan to havmountain restored on thursincident management team i

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