Tallying the costs of Two Bulls Fire

By Dylan J. Darling The Bulletin Published Jul 11, 2014 at 12:01AM
Ryan Brennecke / The Bulletin file photo An initial audit of the cost to fight the Two Bulls Fire estimates the bill for helicopters and air tankers at more than $1.5 million. Above, a helicopter prepares to drop a bucket of water on the fire in early June.
Joe Kline / The Bulletin Contract firefighters get their gear loaded and checked before going out to fight the Two Bulls Fire last month at the staging area west of Bend.