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Mullen Fire

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Medicine Bow National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
2468 Jackson Street
Laramie, WY 82070

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Announcements — Mullen Fire

Firefighters don't need donations, but you can still help Released: 10/1/2020
We've been overwhelmed by the kindness and generosity of the many communities affected by the Mullen Fire. We want to reassure you all that our firefighters have everything they need, so we do not...
Morning operations update: 7:20 am 10-1-2020 Released: 10/1/2020
This morning, the size of the Mullen Fire is 117,240 acres, based on an infrared measurement just after midnight. Last night, when winds were favorable to do so, firefighters conducted burnout...
Midday operations update: 2:30 pm 9-30-2020 Released: 9/30/2020
The Mullen Fire became active early today. Most fire activity is now occurring along the area of the Pelton Creek Campground. As expected, the fire is pushing southeast along both sides of the 898...
Morning operations update: 8:50 am 9-30-2020 Released: 9/30/2020
This morning, the size of the Mullen Fire is 96,757 acres, based on an infrared measurement after midnight. As of last night, 887 personnel are now working to defend homes in and near the fire...
Evening operations update: 8:21 pm 9-29-2020 Released: 9/29/2020
This evening, the size of the Mullen Fire is now 83,254 acres, based on an infrared measurement taken today. A total of 887 personnel are now working to defend homes in and near the fire footprint,...
Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests fire restrictions extended to Oct. 31 Released: 9/29/2020
Stage II fire restrictions have been updated to extend through October 31,
Midday operations update Released: 9/29/2020
This afternoon, fire activity has increased in several areas of the Mullen Fire. Heavy helicopters are making bucket drops on the west flank. On the east side, part of the fire is moving into the...
Morning operations update Released: 9/29/2020
Good morning, the Mullen Fire is now 82,649 acres, based on an infrared measurement just before midnight. Firefighters worked through the night to aggressively defend structures.Our interactive...
Evening operations update Released: 9/28/2020
The Mullen Fire is now 80,279 acres, based on a recent infrared measurement. Containment as been reduced from 2% to 0% after recent growth on the southwest edge of the fire. A large and growing...
Albany County lifts evacuation: Hwy 230 from Meadow Plains to Lake Hattie Released: 9/28/2020
Important announcement from the Albany County Sheriff's OfficeThe evacuated areas west of Hwy 230 from Meadow Plains Road, east towards Sodergreen Lake to Lake Hattie has been lifted. Everything...