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Vallecito Fire

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Snow Falls On Vallecito Fire In Southwest Colorado

Firefighters are being released from a wildfire west of the Vallecito (vy-uh-SEE’-toh) Reservoir in southwest Colorado, now that an inch of wet snow has fallen on it.

11/09/2012

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Smoke Advisory Issued For Parts Of La Plata County

State officials have issued a health advisory for portions of eastern La Plata County because of smoke being generated by the Vallecito Fire burning in the San Juan National Forest.

11/03/2012

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Wildfire Burning Out Of Control In Montezuma County, Homes Threatened

A wildfire burning out of control in Montezuma County has grown to 100 acres and it now reportedly threatening structures and forcing evacuations.

10/24/2012

The Fern Lake Fire (credit: Steve Hoffman)

Winds Help Spread Fern Lake Fire

A 222-acre wildfire burning near Vallecito Reservoir in southwestern Colorado is no longer considered a threat to nearby homes.

10/22/2012

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Little East Fire Contained In Southwest Colorado

One wildfire in southwest Colorado is fully contained, but others are still burning as dry conditions persist.

10/20/2012

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Wildfires Continue To Burn In Southwestern Colorado

Several wildfires continue to burn in southwestern Colorado, where dry conditions are expected to continue into next week.

10/19/2012