Posted: Thursday, April 10, 2014 12:00 am
With warm and dry conditions Wednesday, several grass fires were reported around the region. Strong winds this spring have kept firefighters busy.
The most common cause of grass fires in Nebraska is a burn pile that gets out of control. Less common, at least based on fires reported to the Nebraska Forest Service, are fires started by cigarette butts or residential fire pits.
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Thursday, April 10, 2014 12:00 am.