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Nation's Largest Wildfire Burning More Than 180,000 Acres In Southwest Oregon

OPB | Sept. 8, 2017 1:20 p.m. | Portland

Before the Eagle Creek Fire in the Columbia River Gorge became the nation’s top priority wildfire, it was the Chetco Bar Fire near Brookings.

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Multiple Evacuation Notices Issued As Chetco Bar Fire Swells

Statesman Journal | Sept. 5, 2017 6:24 a.m.

The Chetco Bar Fire, burning in southwest Oregon, grew to 167,513 acres and is spreading to the east, south and north, officials said.