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Hotshot crews monitoring fire danger

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The fire danger is the highest it’s been all year, which is why crews have come from all over the country to watc…

Lightning ignites La Jara Canyon Fire

TAOS, N.M. (KRQE) – Firefighters are working to extinguish a wildfire in the Carson National Forest. According to officials, the La Jara Can…

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Photos: Asayii Lake Fire

The Asayii Lake Fire was first reported Friday, June 13, on the Navajo Nation. The human-caused fire has forced evacuations and burned thous…

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3-acre Petaca Fire burns near Taos

TAOS, N.M. (KRQE) – Officials say lightning sparked a fire near Taos on Sunday afternoon on the El Rito Ranger District in the Carson Nation…

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Asayii Fire erupts near Gallup

CHUSKA MOUNTAINS, N.M. (KRQE) – A large fire is burning in the Chuska Mountains near Gallup, and as of noon Monday, it was 0 percent contain…

Crews work to contain East Fork Fire

Crews work to contain East Fork Fire

SANTA FE (KRQE) – Firefighters continue to battle the East Fork Fire which was reported Saturday about three miles northeast the Jemez Mount…

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Bowl Fire in western NM contained

QUEMADO, N.M. (KRQE) – A fired that sparked Saturday near the Fox Mountain Lookout in the Gila National Forest has been contained, according…

Crews continue to battle Raven Fire

Crews continue to battle Raven Fire

RUIDOSO, N.M. (KRQE) – Crews continue to battle a fire burning in the Lincoln National Forest. Fire officials say the Raven Fire’s smoke is …

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New fires spark in New Mexico

LINCOLN NATIONAL FOREST, N.M. (KRQE) – Firefighters are attempting to extinguish two new fires located just northwest of Ruidoso. Officials …