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LDS Church releases statement about Colorado wildfires

With wildfires raging near Colorado Spring, Colo., relief organizations are stepping forward to aid in controlling the flames and assisting those affected by the fires.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints spokesperson Dale Jones released a statement about the church’s involvement.

“Local leaders are working closely with civil authorities and other local organizations to provide assistance to those affected by the fires,” Jones said. “The church is in regular contact with state and local officials to monitor the situation. All missionaries are safe and accounted for.”

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