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Funny River wildfire holds at 193,000 acres, burn ban lifted

...extinguish hot areas, along the western edge of the fire line, according to the release. Containment lines north of Torpedo Lake and on the north end of the Kenai River were strengthened Saturday and hotshot crews continued building a fireline in...
Wildfire now 46 percent contained, not caused by campfire

...side of the fire in Kasilof and the Sterling Highway areas as well as on Funny River Road. Containment lines north of Torpedo Lake and the Kenai River will also be strengthened. The number of firefighters working the fire has grown to 760 as of Thursday...
Evacuation lifted for Funny River Road Tuesday

...any structures had been damaged or lost in the area. The fire did jump across the Kenai River Sunday afternoon in the Torpedo Lake area, about 5 miles below the outlet of Skilak Lake. Fire crews also worked to prevent spot fires from advancing toward...
Hoping for helpful rain

...fires.The fire crossed the Kenai River Sunday in the Torpedo Lake area, about five miles below the Skilak Lake on the northern side of the Kenai River in the Torpedo Lake area under control. About 250 of the fire's 670 personnel...
Kenai River emerges unscathed by ice jams

...of Big Sky Charter and Fishcamp in Sterling, said he hasn?t noticed a physical change to the river itself. When Torpedo Lake drained last year, Connors said it blew out a hole in the hill 10 yards wide and created a sand bar in the river. And the draining...
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Submerged gillnet snags fish, wildlife a massive underwater snag that he got caught on May 21, while fishing for Dolly Varden just up water from where Torpedo Lake dumps into the Kenai River. "We got caught up on it and could see a mass with a big glow of lures shining," he said...
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