Jessica Patterson can’t hide the evidence of a campfire incident that wend terribly wrong. Back in November of 2009, she and a friend were burning up some cardboard boxes before they planned to see a movie.
Labor Day weekend is a popular time for people to visit Minnesota’s state parks, but there’s an important reminder about watching campfires.
The U.S. Forest Service is restricting campfires in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness of northeastern Minnesota because of hot, dry weather.
Due to recent rainfall and cooler temperatures, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will lift restrictions on open burning Friday.
Hot, dry weather is prompting campfire restrictions across Minnesota.