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Milli Fire Expands Outside Sisters, Forcing Evacuations


It’s weirdly quiet in the downtown of this Western-themed tourist town.

Located on the edge of the eclipse’s path of totality, Sisters residents expected to be packed with visitors this weekend for the big event Monday. 

But the Milli Fire has put a hold on that.

The fire, named for a hiking trail near where it started, has shut down nearby highways, prompted evacuations and put a damper on eclipse celebrations.

Read more at the Statesman Journal.

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