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Mar 10, 2010 5:32 PM by Bea Karnes, News First 5

Controlled burns in eastern Pueblo County

If you're seeing smoke east of Pueblo--it's a result of controlled burns.

The Pueblo Rural Fire District says the Pueblo Chemical Depot reported in advance that it would burn excess grass and brush Wednesday, to prevent a wildfire.

In addition, farmers are burning their fields to clear debris and enrich the soil.  Controlled burns will continue for next few weeks.

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