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COOL TEMPERATURES HELP CONTAIN CANYON FIRE

Light winds and cool temperatures helped firefighters contain a 3,400-acre wildfire Tuesday night in the rugged timbered canyons of Stanislaus National Forest in central California.

Full control was expected at midnight Wednesday.More than 1,880 firefighters battled the blaze, and officials said costs of fighting the fire had topped $386,000.

There were no reported injuries or evacuations because of the fire, which was touched off Monday by a discarded cigarette in a sparsely populated area about 10 miles east of Sonora near Yosemite.