Pile burning continues today (Jan. 11) near Smokey Bear Flat

Staff Writer

Fire crews plan to continue with pile burning today with a target of 30 acres. The pile are south of Smokey Bear Flat and immediately adjacent to east side if Hwy 395. Smoke will be visible to motorists along the highway in the area. Crews are taking advantage of the recent snow to tackle fuel reduction projects that they haven’t been able to safely burn during the previous drought years. Photo courtesy of Darick Rogers.