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Temporary lifting of county burn ban

Due to the recent and expected continuation of rainfall throughout May, Crook County Fire Warden Charles Harrison, in accordance with Crook County Resolution #2024-9, has announced the temporary lifting of the countywide burn ban effective immediately.

This decision comes after careful consideration of the current weather patterns and their impact on local fire risk levels.

The lifting of the burn ban will be in effect through May 31, at which time the situation will be reassessed based on the latest weather conditions and fire risk assessments. The county reserves the right to reinstate the b...

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