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Posted 7/5/15 10:14 AM
Level 2 and 3 evacuation orders have been lifted. Grant County Sheriff's spokesman Kyle Foreman says that's good news. Level 1 advisories are in place, which means people nearby to remain aware and vigilant throughout the day. #HillsFire
Posted 7/5/15 5:40 AM
Another large brush fire threatens homes in the Quincy area. Residents in the Baird Springs Road area are currently under level 3 evacuations.
Grant County Sheriffs spokesman, Kyle Foreman . .
The fire does not impact travel on Highway 28.
Posted 7/5/15 4:45 AM
Fire area: South border Road 11-NW, west border Road U-NW, east border Road Q-NW, north border is area of Baird Springs Road.#BeasleyFire
Posted 7/5/15 2:40 AM
Wildfire threatens homes in the Quincy area.
LEVEL 3 EVACUATION - ALL HOMES IN AREA OF BAIRD SPRINGS ROAD AND ROAD Q-NW - NORTH OF QUINCY. WILDFIRE APPROACHING. EVACUATE NOW. POLICE ENROUTE TO NOTIFY RESIDENTS
This fire is burning on the west side of Quincy about 3 miles north of State Route 28. It will not reach Ephrata. Winds are blowing to the south.
Posted 7/5/15 2:08 AM
LEVEL 2 EVACUATION WARNING - Fire near Baird Springs and Willow Springs Rd. People in that area should either leave or be ready to leave given a moment's notice.