Doce Fire update: Governor Jan Brewer signs Declaration of Emergency

PRESCOTT, AZ - Arizona Governor Jan Brewer signed a Declaration of Emergency for Yavapai County as a wildfire burns for the third day.

Her office said Thursday afternoon the declaration makes $100,000 available to help emergency response and recovery efforts in fighting the Doce Fire about eight miles northwest of Prescott.

The money would come from the Governor's Emergency Fund.

The Doce Fire has burned 6,379 acres as of Thursday morning and is zero percent contained.

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Around 9 a.m. Wednesday, the Arizona Division of Emergency Management also activated the State Emergency Operations Center to help Yavapai County.

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