November 29, 2017
Four fire departments are on the scene of a large grass fire south of Hanksinon. With the help of area farmers who dug a natural barrier, a farmstead located approximately two miles south of Hanksinon was saved. Fire departments from Fairmount, Hankinson, Mantador, Lidgerwood were continuing to battle the blaze as of Wednesday afternoon.
Photos of the fire from Richland County Emergency Management Director Brett Lambrecht can be found below, and on KBMW's Facebook page.