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March 9, 2012ATCHISON COUNTY, KS |  By: Wayman

Fire Season

Regional governments are gearing up for increased fire danger in what is expected to be a generally dry next few months.

In north east Kansas, Atchison County commissioners have adopted a fire-related resolution. Atchison County SHeriff John Calhoon says the resolution requires anyone burning in the county outside of the Atchison City limits to have a permit.

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At least 2 grass fires have been reported in Atchison county this week.