MAP: TRACKING ALASKA'S WILDFIRES: http://bit.ly/1BE2ZUC
On Thursday, officials confirmed that 26 houses were destroyed in the Sockeye fire: http://bit.ly/1MPPXUN
Meanwhile, the Kenai Peninsula's Card Street Fire tripled in size overnight: http://bit.ly/1IRH6RB
And those aren't the only fires crews are battling: http://bit.ly/1BmukLp
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