Signal fire now 90 percent contained

Signal Fire 15 percent contained

SILVER CITY, N.M. (KRQE) The Signal Fire burning just north of Silver City is now 90 percent contained.

There are around 280 firefighters still battling the blaze but many crews were released Wednesday so they can go fight a growing wildfire in Arizona. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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