Progress made on Bruler Fire
July 21, 2021
Crews continued using advantageous weather in their attack on the week-old Bruler Fire 30 miles east of Sweet Home, estimated at 156 acres Monday morning.
The blaze, first detected Monday, July 12, burns near the jurisdiction of Forest Roads 11 (Straight Creek and Quartzville roads) and 1133 approximately nine miles south of Detroit in the Sweet Home Ranger District. The fire is located about 10 miles from Hill Timber property managed by Cascade Timber Consulting.
Milt Moran, CTC president, was initially very worried about the fire's location, but he said Monday, July 19, that he was "feel...