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Fire burning near Cocolalla Lake in Idaho in mop-up stage

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Firefighters are fighting a fire near Cocolalla Lake. Firefighters are fighting a fire near Cocolalla Lake.
BONNER COUNTY, Idaho -

Update: Bonner County Emergency Management says the fire burning near Cocolalla Lake in Idaho is now in mop-up stages. Firefighters with the Idaho Department of Lands will continue to monitor the fire for flare ups Saturday. The fire burned a total of three acres.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Previous coverage:

Firefighters are in the initial attack phases of a fire burning near Cocolalla Lake north of Coeur d'Alene.

Coeur d'Alene dispatch reports the fire broke out around 11 o'clock Saturday and so far has burned about two acres. Dispatch reports structures are threatened but no evacuation notices have been ordered.

They say initial resources including aircraft and a helicopter are on the scene Saturday morning.

The cause of the fire is not known at this time.

We will update this story as soon as new information is received. 

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