A new wildfire has ignited just North of Colville Washington in Stevens County that started on July 3, 2015 around 1450 PDT.

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The fire is being managed by a ICT 3 Type 3 IMT command staff and has 186 personnel on this incident.  More fire resources have arrived and are assisting current firefighters to gain control.  They are now at a 20% containment.

No injuries have been reported at this time.

Currently, 332 acres have been burned.  No cause for this fire is known.  It is still under investigation.

The Public is encouraged to call the County with any Evacuation concerns.  The Stevens County Sheriff’s Office can be reached at 509-684-2555.

The Douglas Falls campground is the only closure we have at this time.

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