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Fire burns home, threatens Biggs motel

España Coles, owner of Three Rivers Inn in Biggs Junction, stands on the roof to keep an eye on a grass fire burning along the cliffs behind the motel.

Photo by Mark Gibson
España Coles, owner of Three Rivers Inn in Biggs Junction, stands on the roof to keep an eye on a grass fire burning along the cliffs behind the motel.



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The Stonehenge memorial is seen in the foreground as the Biggs Junction fire burns up Fulton Canyon Tuesday afternoon.

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Braving smoke, flames and a swirling sandstorm, Sherman County Sheriff’s Sgt. James Burgett uses a hose to keep the fire back from the Three Rivers Inn.

The grass fire that ignited in Biggs Junction Tuesday destroyed a home Thursday, according to the North Sherman Rural Fire Protection District as reported by KATU2...

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