DNR: Mild Winter Means An Early Snow Melt, Fire Season The Department of Natural Resources says the relatively mild winter will likely lead to an early snow melt and therefore a sooner-than-usual start to fire season.
Burning Restrictions Lifted In MinnesotaDue to green-up and recent rains, fire danger in Minnesota is now low.
Burning Restrictions Extending To NE MinnesotaSpring burning restrictions will be extended to the northeastern Minnesota counties of Lake, Cook and St. Louis on Wednesday, the Department of Natural Resources says.
DNR Extends Burning Restrictions In Northern MinnesotaAs the fire danger increases, authorities are extending spring burning restrictions to more north-central and northeastern Minnesota counties effective Wednesday.
DNR: Spring Burning Restrictions Start This WeekBurn restrictions start this week in several parts of the state as we approach the start of the wildfire season, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Burn restrictions will start Wednesday in several counties in northwestern, southern and central Minnesota.
Fire Danger Expected To Increase In MinnesotaDry conditions are expected to increase the danger of wildfires in Minnesota this weekend.
DNR Adds 4 More Counties To Burn Restriction ListThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources added four more counties to an already growing list that are under burning restrictions as temperatures get warmer and winds pick up around the state.
Burning Restrictions Coming To Central Minn. Next WeekSpring temperatures are finally climbing to normal highs in Minnesota, and the Department of Natural Resources wants to remind the public that as the snowpack melts, burning restrictions are falling into place.
Got Brush Or Yard Waste To Burn? Do It SoonGot brush or yard waste to burn? Do it soon. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is encouraging homeowners to complete their open burning now because restrictions will take effect soon after the snow melts.
Burning Restrictions Easing In Northern Minn.As the drought recedes and the landscape greens up, the Department of Natural Resources is lifting burning restrictions in more Minnesota counties.
Minn. To Lift Burning Limits Monday In 13 CountiesState burning restrictions are being lifted next week in 13 more Minnesota counties.
Burning Limits Expire Friday In 13 Minn. CountiesThe spring green-up is allowing authorities to lift burning restrictions in 13 Twin Cities metro and central Minnesota counties.
50 Acres Burn In Brooklyn Park Grass FireAbout 50 acres have burned in a large grass fire Wednesday morning near Interstate 94 in Brooklyn Park.
DNR: Burning Restrictions Begin For Most Of Minn. Burning restrictions began Monday for 35 Minnesota counties, including Hennepin, Wright and Dakota counties, the Department of Natural Resources said.
DNR Imposes New Burning RestrictionsAs expected, our unusually warm weather is increasing the danger of wildfires.