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Deschutes wildfire burns 3,300 acres

INVESTIGATORS BELIEVE a wildfire that has consumed 3,300 acres along the Lower Deschutes River was human caused and not started by lightning. The blaze is expected to be fully contained by Wednesday evening if winds do not pick up in the current hot and dry weather conditions.

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INVESTIGATORS BELIEVE a wildfire that has consumed 3,300 acres along the Lower Deschutes River was human caused and not started by lightning. The blaze is expected to be fully contained by Wednesday evening if winds do not pick up in the current hot and dry weather conditions.



A wildfire that has burned 3,300 acres along the Lower Deschutes River is suspected by investigators to have been caused by sparks from a campsite in the area...

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