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Rye Valley firefighting costs exceed $900,000
The bill for dousing a lightning-caused fire near Rye Valley in southeastern Baker County has reached $911,000, the Oregon Department of Forestry reported Saturday evening.
The fire started late Tuesday and burned 1,434 acres.
No homes were damaged.
The fire is 75 percent contained this evening.