Handcrews fighting smoldering Stockyard fire
Two Nevada Division of Forestry hand crews are overhauling the 7-acre Stockyard fire in eastern Carson Valley.
The fire was first reported at 1:47 p.m. and was burning in brush on a hill east of East Valley Road near the intersection with Stockyard Road.
A helicopter and about 65 personnel worked on the fire, which is located on BLM land.
No structures are threatened by the blaze which now barely smoldering.