October 13, 2009
that’s threatening homes in the Briskey Canyon and Sky Meadows areas.
contained, and hope to dig handlines all around the fire perimeter by noon Tuesday. 180 people in all and one
Department of Natural Resources helicopter are fighting the blaze that started as a legal, private burn pile that
escaped its borders and got out of control.
style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt">Agnew told Clint Strand on the
KOHO Morning Show that Sheriff’s officials will hold Level 2 and level 1 evacuation notices in the Briskey
Canyon and Sky Meadows areas until tomorrow morning. If all goes well, emergency officials hope to lift those
evacuation notices then.