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Colockum Tarps Fire - County Roads to Reopen

Kittitas County Press Release

For Immediate Release

Colockum Tarps Fire - County Roads to be Reopened at 12pm

Kittitas County, WA -08/15/2013 - Effective at 12pm today, the Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office will reopen all county roads affected by the Colockum Tarps Fire.

The 80,184-acre fire is now 98% contained.  Some fire crews will continue working in the next several days on rehabilitation of areas impacted by fire suppression actions.

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For more information:
Jill Beedle, PIO

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