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Bison Fire 100% Contained

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Firefighters say the Bison fire burning in Douglas County has been 100% contained. Firefighters are now working on quelling the remains of the fire and maintaining fire lines in the area.

In total, the Bison fire threatened 98 structures, but burned just one building in the Slater Mine area. It burned a total of 24,136 acres and cost over $7,700,000 to fight.

4 minor firefighter injuries were reported due to the fire, but otherwise no one was harmed.

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