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Colorado: 300-acre wildfire burning near Rifle

Ground crews, single-engine air tankers attack fire Wednesday afternoon

Smoke from a wildfire near Rifle filtered into Summit skies Wednesday afternoon.

By Bob Berwyn

FRISCO — Dried-out summer fuels and high winds are fueling a 300-acre wildfire near Rifle, Colorado. According to local fire officials, the fire is burning along Highway 13, near mile marker 15. Continue reading “Colorado: 300-acre wildfire burning near Rifle”