The Dupree Volunteer Fire Department responded to a grass fire October 23 eight miles north of Hiway 212 on the Iron Lightning Road. An estimated 15 acres of J.D. Williams land was burned. The fire was brought under control by firefighters at approximately 4 p.m. under dry and windy conditions.
The Faith Volunteer Fire Department as well as Land Op of Cheyenne River were on hand to assist.
The cause of the fire is unknown.