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8/10/2017 - Dune Fire Burns Near Winnemucca
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The Dune Fire started Tuesday afternoon in the Slumbering Hills area, about 20 miles northwest of Winnemucca.
Firefighters, engines and air resources battled the fire, which grew to 9,860 acres.
The fire was 100 percent contained by midnight, and was controlled at 4:45 p.m. Wednesday afternoon.
The cause is under investigation.
No lightning had been reported in the area for 48 hours before the fire started.
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