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Cherry Fire

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Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1200 Franklin Way
Sparks, NV 89431

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News Releases — Cherry Fire

Cherry Fire Final Update September 9, 2019 Released: 9/9/2019
FIRE UPDATE- The 3,487 acre Cherry Fire, located 20 miles Southeast of Jiggs, Nevada, is 100% contained. Firefighters devoted efforts yesterday to suppression repair and mop up operations....
Cherry Fire Update September 8, 2019 Released: 9/8/2019
FIRE UPDATE- The 3,487 acre Cherry Fire is located 20 miles Southeast of Jiggs, Nevada and is 95% contained. The fire has shown no growth in nearly a week and fire behavior has been minimal,...
Cherry Fire Update September 7, 2019 Released: 9/7/2019
FIRE UPDATE- The 3,499 acre Cherry Fire is located 20 miles Southeast of Jiggs, Nevada, and is now 80% contained. The fire has shown no growth since the end of shift on September 3rd. Fire behavior...
Cherry Fire Update: September 6 Released: 9/6/2019
FIRE UPDATE- The Cherry Fire is burning in White Pine County, 20 miles Southeast of Jiggs, Nevada and recent mapping flights confirm acreage at 3,499 acres. Progress was made along the western...
Cherry Fire update: September 5 Released: 9/5/2019
FIRE UPDATE- The Cherry Fire is burning in White Pine County, 20 miles Southeast of Jiggs, Nevada and has been most recently mapped at 3,499 acres. Command of the fire transitioned to Nevada Type 3...
Firefighters Making Progress on Cherry Fire Released: 9/4/2019
Elko, NV., Sept. 4, 2019 – The Cherry Fire, located in White Pine County 50 miles south of Elko, Nevada, is 3,899 acres, a decrease in size due to more accurate mapping. The fire is now 6%...
Cherry Fire Update: September 3 Released: 9/3/2019
Cherry Fire Grows to 4,000 Acres in White Pine County Elko, NV., Sept. 3, 2019 – The Cherry Fire, located in White Pine County 50 miles south of Elko, Nevada, is actively burning and has grown...