Rain Falls On Pender County Wildfire

Officials battling the Juniper Road wildfire in Pender County say they received much-needed rain Thursday.

The afternoon storms brought anywhere from a trace to a half-inch to the 48 square mile area, with much of the precipitation falling on the western side.

The total cost of the fire has now reached $3.1 million.

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  • by Anon Location: Washington on Jul 22, 2011 at 07:16 AM
    Thank god for the rain! I hope much more falls in the near future!

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