Community Owned. Local News. Burke County, NC.

No structures damaged in 60-acre fire on Burkemont Mountain

The area is still classified Abnormally Dry despite recent rainfall

By MARTY QUEEN

Senior Reporter

Posted 12/31/69

The 60-acre woods blaze that scorched Burkemont Mountain late last week was 100% contained by Friday morning, but Burke County isn’t out of the woods for fires just yet. Despite some locally heavy …

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