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    Elko, Nevada (AP)

    An Elko firefighter is recovering from smoke inhalation after rescuing a teen-age girl from a burning house at the Elko Indian Colony.

    Elko City Fire Capt. Matt Griego and the 16-year-old girl he rescued were treated Sept. 24 at Northeastern Nevada Regional Hospital.

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