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Wild Fires Rage In Northern Minnesota, Wisconsin

Firefighters in Minnesota and Wisconsin are battling several wildfires Wednesday that are taking over towns and destroying structures. As of Tuesday night, at least 25 wildfires had broken out in Minnesota Some of the biggest are in Red Lake, Park Rapids, Menagha and across the border in Wisconsin.

05/15/2013

The southwest corner of Karlstad, Minn. (credit: Mary Balzum)

Assistant Fire Chief: Fire No Longer Advancing On Karlstad

Firefighters have contained a wildfire that destroyed about a half-dozen homes and forced evacuations Tuesday in the far northwestern Minnesota town of Karlstad, a fire official said, while dry and windy conditions helped ignite several other blazes in the region.

10/02/2012

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DNR: Wildfire Burns 900 Acres In Northern Minn.

A wildfire is still burning in northern Minnesota after it left 900 acres and one structure charred Sunday, authorities said.

04/08/2012

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DNR Warns Of Extreme Fire Danger In Parts Of The State

The fire danger is high this weekend.

04/07/2012

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DNR Makes Burning Restrictions In Northern Minnesota

The DNR has imposed burning restrictions in northern Minnesota.

09/12/2011