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Summit Fire likely to be contained by Tuesday

Original post made on May 25, 2008

Cool, damp weather is helping firefighters get an edge today on a 3,870-acre fire in the Santa Cruz Mountains that has burned nearly 40 structures and is threatening hundreds more, according to Cal Fire. Related stories:

  • Smoke advisory to remain in effect

    Read the full story here Web Link posted Sunday, May 25, 2008, 10:32 AM
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    Posted by imastarchick
    a resident of another community
    on May 25, 2008 at 2:48 pm

    The fire is 15 miles north west of Gilroy. Check your map, or maybe actually go to the fire to report on it.


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    Posted by Frank
    a resident of Barron Park
    on May 25, 2008 at 8:34 pm

    To CAL Fire Chief Grijava and the CAL Fire Firefighters- thank you for a job WELL DONE!
    To all the other firefighters- THANK YOU TOO!!!


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    Posted by Fimastarchick
    a resident of another community
    on May 25, 2008 at 9:04 pm

    Hey imastarchick, 15 miles northwest of gilroy is Los Gatos. There's no fire there [Portion removed by Palo Alto Online staff].


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