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Cape Horn Fire Burns Lake Pend Oreille

Whipped by wind gusting to 25 miles an hour, a wildfire near the Bayview area on the southern shores of Lake Pend Oreille quickly grew to at least 500 acres Sunday afternoon. By Monday afternoon it was reported at 2,000 acres by the fire's incident commanders, and zero-percent contained.
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Whipped by wind gusting to 25 miles an hour, a wildfire near the Bayview area on the southern shores of Lake Pend Oreille quickly grew to at least 500 acres Sunday afternoon. By Monday afternoon it was reported at 2,000 acres by the fire's incident commanders, and zero-percent contained.

The Corner Creek Fire has burned 26,000 acres south of Dayville, Oregon.

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Idaho Governor Butch Otter issued a disaster declaration Monday for two north Idaho counties dealing with a fast-growing wildfire.

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