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Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012 at 11:37 AM CDT

101 Ranch Fire Still 60 Percent Contained

101 Ranch Fire Still 60 Percent Contained

The brushfire burning near Possum Kingdom Lake has now burned more than 6,600 acres and is 60 percent contained.

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012 at 11:37 AM CDT

Fire Burns Some of Set for 2003 Alamo Film

Fire Burns Some of Set for 2003 Alamo Film

Lighting is suspected as the cause of a wildfire that destroyed part of the set for the 2003 film "The Alamo."

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012 at 11:37 AM CDT

Mother and Child Killed in Wildfire Remembered

Mother and Child Killed in Wildfire Remembered

A memorial service has been set for two of the four people killed in a series of wildfires this week in Texas.

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012 at 11:37 AM CDT

Bastrop State Park a 'Moonscape'

Bastrop State Park a 'Moonscape'

The blazes destroyed more than 1,500 homes and torched large swaths of the park's signature "Lost Pines" forest.

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012 at 11:37 AM CDT

Wildfire Season Stretching Beyond One Year

Wildfire Season Stretching Beyond One Year

The devastating Texas wildfire season reaches the one-year mark on Tuesday and there is no end in sight.

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012 at 11:37 AM CDT

FM Grass Fire Could Be Blessing in Disguise

FM Grass Fire Could Be Blessing in Disguise

Preservationists in Flower Mound this wildflower season may be much brighter thanks to a grass fire.

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012 at 11:37 AM CDT

Autopsy: Fireman Died of Accidental Hit

Autopsy: Fireman Died of Accidental Hit

A volunteer fireman died fighting a rural fire in southern Eastland County.

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012 at 11:37 AM CDT

Perry Cancels Visit of Areas Hit by Wildfire

Perry Cancels Visit of Areas Hit by Wildfire

Gov. Rick Perry unexpectedly canceled plans to visit areas hit by a massive Central Texas wildfire.

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012 at 11:37 AM CDT

PK Fire Unlikely to Reach Fort Worth

PK Fire Unlikely to Reach Fort Worth

Fire crews would be able to establish "battle lines" between the blaze and Cowtown.

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012 at 11:37 AM CDT

Denton County Wildfire Exhausts Local Departments

Denton County Wildfire Exhausts Local Departments

Fire departments in Denton County fought a massive grass fire started by a piece of farming equipment that caught fire.

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