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Local & Regional Mop-up operations expand at Stouts Creek Fire Mop-up operations expand at Stouts Creek Fire
MILO, Ore. -- Crews continue to work to contain the Stouts Creek Fire conducting repair work and expanding mop-up operations, fire officials said Tuesday.

The wildfire has burned 26,452 acres and is 92 percent contained.

Crews have been and will continue to be replaced, as necessary.
Local & Regional Beaver Genome Project: 'There is a lot of interest' Beaver Genome Project: 'There is a lot of interest'
With an assist from Filbert — a furry, buck-toothed denizen of the Oregon Zoo’s Cascade Stream and Pond habitat — scientists at Oregon State University are preparing to sequence the genome of our state animal, the North American beaver.