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Antelope Fire at 2,800 Acres; Growth is to South

Antelope Fire

Antelope Fire

The Antelope Fire is now estimated to be at 2,800 acres, but growth has stopped on the north edge -- near Tower Fall -- but smoke and traffic from fire-fighting equipment is causing officials to keep the road between Tower Fall and Chittenden Road (providing access to Mount Washburn) closed until further notice.

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Oops, Wrong Turn: Tower Road Remains Closed

Antelope Fire

Antelope FireFirefighters were optimistic they could open the Grand Loop Road today between Tower Fall and Chittenden Road, but smoke and weather conditions will continue its closure, at least through tomorrow.

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Antelope Fire Slows; Grand Loop Road to Reopen; Fight Moves to South

Antelope Fire

Antelope FireThe Yellowstone National Park Antelope Fire has been contained to the point near Tower Fall that the road between there and Chittenden Road will reopen tomorrow (Wednesday) at 8 a.m., closing at 10 p.m. because of concerns about smoke.

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