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Burn Ban in Effect in Brewster County

BREWSTER COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

A burn ban is now in effect in Brewster County.

The Brewster County Commissioner’s Court approved the ban for 90 days back on July 28.

The measure bans all outdoor burning of trash, debris, and brush.

Outdoor cooking and campfires are still allowed but the flames must be contained inside a fire pit.

Anyone who violates the ban could be fined up to $500.

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