Dousing a prairie fire
A prairie fire broke out Friday after a farmer's service vehicle started a fire in a stubble field and it burned into a wheat field and some pasture land about 10 miles outside of Richardton, off Highway 8 near the border of Dunn and Stark counties. Fire crews and area volunteers worked to contain the blaze using water hoses and irrigation equipment.
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