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Weather, Hard Working Crews Beat Back 7800 Acre Powerline Fire
According to information released by Incident Commander Tony Gilmer, the Powerline Fire near Mattawa has been mostly contained, and no structures lost.
The blaze was first reported about four miles north of Mattawa, near Vantage. Winds pushed the fire up  to the east towards the Saddle Mountain …
Fire Takes out Power, Forces Evacuations by Desert Aire, Mattawa
According to fire officials no homes have been lost in a large fire that broke out Thursday near Desert Aire.
The fire, near Highway 26 which runs up from the Vernita Bridge to Vantage, began just before 2pm. These pictures were taken not long after the fire broke out, and was spreading rapidly...