DNR Underlines Burn Restrictions After 2 Grass Fires In 1 DayA fast-moving grass fire hurt a man trying to burn a pile of leaves in Andover Friday morning. And another fire got away from a homeowner in Inver Grove Heights Friday afternoon.
Crews Battle Grass Fire In Ham LakeWith recent dry and breezy conditions across the state, much of Minnesota is still at risk for grass fires. The Anoka County Sheriff's Office says crews responded to the scene of a grass fire in the area of Highway 65 and Bunker Lake Blvd. in Ham Lake late Thursday morning.
Grass Fire Destroys Home, Outbuildings In NE MinnesotaAuthorities say an outdoor wood stove apparently started a grass fire that destroyed a home and outbuildings in northeastern Minnesota.
Grass Fire Gets Dangerously Close To Hugo School, HomesA grass fire northeast of the Twin Cities came dangerously close to houses and a school Thursday afternoon. Blackened grass now sits just across the sidewalk outside of Oneka Elementary School in Hugo.
Driver's Cigarette Butt Lights Car, Grass On FireA driver trying to toss a cigarette butt out her open window ended up burning her car down to wreckage and starting a grass fire that burned through two acres of land.
Bemidji Area Home Destroyed In Grass FireHigh winds and dry conditions were a bad combination that caused several grass fires in the Bemidji area on Saturday. One of them destroyed an elderly man's home.
Windy, Dry Conditions Challenge Firefighters For 2nd DayHigh winds and dry conditions made for a challenging past couple days for Minnesota firefighters. The Isanti Fire District says crews battled blazes in Bradford and Athens townships in Isanti County Thursday.
Crews Battle Grass Fire In Watertown Fire crews battled a grass fire Tuesday afternoon 30 miles west of the Twin Cities, officials say, after a permitted burn got out of control.
72-Year-Old Woman Burned Trying To Put Out Grass FireA 72-year-old woman was severely burned after trying to put out a grass fire at a rural farm on Monson Lake Road in Itasca County.
Woman, 72, Critically Burned In Minn. Grass Fire A 72-year-old woman is in critical condition after a backyard fire at a farm in northern Minnesota.
Blaze Destroys Brooklyn Park Home, Sparks Grass FireThursday's high winds hampered firefighters' efforts to put out a fire in Brooklyn Park. The flames not only destroyed a two-story home but also spread to a grassy field nearby.
Fire Chief: Grass Fire Burns More Than 5 Acres In MaplewoodAuthorities say dry conditions caused a grass fire to spread quickly Monday afternoon in the Fish Creek area of Maplewood and burn more than 5 acres of grassland.