Blaze too close for comfort in Pine Haven
Fire that burned 103 acres on the northwest edge of town is brought under control through multi-agency response
June 24, 2021
A fire started northwest of Pine Haven Wednesday, June 16. First responders received the call around 2 p.m, but people were on the scene fighting the blaze “even before it was paged out”, according to spokesperson for Crook County Emergency Management, Melanie Wilmer.
Eighty-five firefighters responded from Crook County Volunteer Fire, Moorcroft Volunteer Fire, Pine Haven Volunteer Fire, Carlile Volunteer Fire, Sundance Volunteer Fire, Aladdin Volunteer Fire, Hulett Volunteer Fire, Beulah Volunteer Fire, Oshoto Volunteer Fire Departments. These crews hit the ground running, building a f...