August 25, 2013
Mid Columbia Fire and Rescue chief Bob Palmer thanks task force members for their help and encourages area residents to create a "defensable space" around there homes as structural protection responsibilties return to the district Saturday, Aug. 24.
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Fire managers spoke of the Blackburn Fire in the past tense during a community fire meeting Saturday night, Aug. 24, at The Dalles Wahtonka High School. The structural threat is over, task forces have been released, and the safety of area homes is once again the official responsibility of Mid Columbia Fire and Rescue.