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CROWN RANCH FIRE UPDATE

At 1 am the 90 acre fire that threatened at least two homes was declared 95% contained. Texas Forest Service and Magnolia Firefighters will remain on the scene overnight watching for flareups as the wind is still gusting. Additional details and video in the morning.
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MAGNOLIA FIRE UPDATE

MAGNOLIA FIRE UPDATE

10:30 p.m . Magnolia Fire Chief Gary Vincent says, “The fire in Magnolia near Crown Ranch is not a danger to any of the homes in the area. Firefighters have contained the fire within the fire line and will continue to manage and monitor the situation.  Expect smoke to remain throughout the night....
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WILDFIRE IN MAGNOLIA AREA

WILDFIRE IN MAGNOLIA AREA

9 p.m. Approximately 100 heavily wooded acres in the Crown Ranch area have been burning for the last few hours. The Texas Forest Service is on the scene with over a dozen fire trucks, and also bulldozers. The fire is only currently posing a threat to two homes, but firefighters are preventing the fire f...
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