Grass Fire Subdued on Washington Island

A nearly three-acre grass and brush fire on the east side of Washington Island was extinguished through a team effort of Northern Door firefighters on Tuesday, Aug. 2. The fire was reported about 2 pm. In addition to the Washington Island Fire Department, departments from Sister Bay/Liberty Grove, Ephraim and Baileys Harbor also responded, with the help of the Washington Island Ferry Line, which carried personnel and equipment to and from the island. Photo by Tad Dukehart.

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