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Wauconda, IL 5/1/13 Firefighters knock down hot spots on the north side of the fire. Wauconda with the help of numerous neighboring fire departments battle a strong breeze, 80 plus degree temperatures and limited access to extinguish a wild land fire near the intersection of Chardon and Fairfield Roads, Wednesday. | Rob Dicker ~ Sun-Times Media

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Updated: May 2, 2013 8:03PM



Wauconda, with the help of numerous neighboring fire departments, battled a strong breeze, 80-plus degree temperatures and limited access to extinguish a wild land fire near the intersection of Chardon and Fairfield roads in Wauconda Wednesday, May 1.



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