Burning Restrictions To Be Lifted In Much Of Northern Minnesota OvernightWith recent rains, a number of areas in Minnesota will lift their burning restrictions overnight. However, the Minnesota DNR said that the northeastern tip of Minnesota would remain under Class III burning restrictions.
Minnesota Weather: Wildfire Smoke Moving Across MN Visible From SpaceA thick haze of wildfire smoke is moving across the state of Minnesota and can now be seen from space.
Closures Continue In John Ek And Whelp WildfiresClosures continue in northern Minnesota due to the ongoing John Ek and Whelp Wildfires.
Some Of BWCA To Reopen As Firefighting ProgressesPortions of the Boundary Water Canoe Area Wilderness are set to reopen Saturday, according to the U.S. Forest Service.
Greenwood Fire Now 37% Contained: 'We’re Not Completely Out Of The Woods Here'The Greenwood Fire is now 14% contained after charring nearly 26,000 acres. It’s been burning for more than two weeks near Isabella.
Greenwood Fire Still At 26,000 Acres; BWCA Fires See Little Growth Due To Recent WeatherRain up north has helped to keep the Greenwood Fire from growing since Thursday.
'Everything Was All Burned Out': Video Shows Destructive Power Of Greenwood Fire In Northern MNAs the Greenwood Fire gains ground in northern Minnesota, a camera captured its flames moving towards one man's cabin.
Residences Evacuated As Minnesota Wildfire More Than Doubles In SizeThe Superior National Forest is also monitoring two new, lightning-caused fires that are burning in remote parts of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness to the northeast.
Minnesota Weather: 'Unprecedented' Statewide Air Quality Alert ContinuesMinnesota will stay under an alert for “unprecedented” poor air quality for at least another day, as Canadian wildfire smoke continues to pour into the state.
Minnesota Weather: Dangerous, Smoky Air Could Linger Longer Than Our Current AlertThree fires have the potential to spread into Minnesota, especially with the wind blowing from the north.
The Do's And Don'ts As Air Quality Alert Casts Pall Over MinnesotaWe've already seen the air quality index at the second-most dangerous level. We will see it on and off that level through Tuesday, so there are some activities you may want to avoid.
Canadian Wildfires Bring Smoke To Minnesota, Concerning ExpertsWildfire smoke from Canada blanketed much of Minnesota for the second time in a little more than a week. The smoke was so thick, many people could not only smell it, but taste it.
Canadian Wildfire Smoke Prompts Air Quality Alert For Most Of MinnesotaThe agency encourages people who are affected by unhealthy air quality, such as the elderly or those with respiratory or heart conditions, to limit their physical activity.
Itchy Eyes? Scratchy Throats? Allergies Likely Not To Blame This SummerMany Minnesotans who spent the weekend outdoors came out of it with itchy eyes and scratchy throats.
'Driest I've Ever Seen It': Officials Urge Caution During Unusually Dangerous Fire SeasonThe extreme drought up north has led to the most dangerous fire season in decades.