August 6, 2010 in City, Idaho, Region
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The Big Burn of 1910

Three million acres burned. At least 85 people killed. The towns of Grand Forks and Taft obliterated. The town of Wallace nearly destroyed. Jim Kershner looks back at the forest fires of 1910 in Idaho and Montana, the largest in United States history.

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