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Young County Burn Ban

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Young County Commissioners reinstated their burn ban on Monday.

Outdoor burning of trash or brush and open camp fires are banned.  However, outdoor cooking in enclosed pits and outdoor burning activities for firefighter training, public utility, natural gas pipeline, or mining operations is still allowed.

Violators could face up to a $500 fine.