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3.0 earthquake hits Challis

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Posted: Wednesday, July 25, 2012 12:56 pm | Updated: 1:04 pm, Wed Jul 25, 2012.

CHALLIS — A 3.0 magnitude earthquake in the Challis area has been reported by the U.S. Geological Service in the early morning hours of Wednesday. The area is 14 miles west of Challis and 104 miles northeast of Boise.

In 1983, Challis experienced significant damage from the Borah Peak earthquake that measured 6.9 on the Richter Scale.

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