Grass fires burn near Pratt and in Barber Co.


A grass fire near Cullison west of Pratt has sparked up again after a fire in the area burned Monday night.

One barn is possibly on fire and a house is currently in danger.

Units from Barber County are also responding to a fire on the Degeer Ranch south of Deerhead.

Authorities have advised the public to not attempt to observe the fires in the area as heavy smoke conditions are making for hazardous working conditions for the fire departments.

Conditions are severe for fire spread in the area as well. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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