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.
Doctor Warns Poor Air Quality Can Have Deadly Consequences For High-Risk PeopleFine particle levels in northern Minnesota are considered very unhealthy for everyone. Heavy smoke will remain in the area through Wednesday.
Smoke From Canadian Wildfires Prompts Air Quality Alerts Across MinnesotaThe Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued an air quality alert for northern, central, and southeast Minnesota, including the Twin Cities.
More Closures In BWCAW As Canadian Wildfires Threaten BorderThe U.S. Forest Service has announced nearly a dozen more closures in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness as wildfires in Canada continue to encroach on the border.
More Closures In BWCAW As Wildfires Burn Across Canadian BorderParts of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness will close Saturday due to wildfires in Canada, the U.S. Forest Service announced Thursday.
How Do Wildfires Impact Sunsets And Sunrises?How do we get such vibrant sunsets and sunrises? And how are wildfires impacting them? Jeff Wagner learned when you'll need to get your camera ready.
Dry Air, Lightning To Blame For Latest Minnesota WildfiresThe fires range in size from 62 acres to one-tenth of an acre, the largest being the Delta fire.
Closures In Boundary Waters Wilderness Due To WildfiresMultiple wildfires have started inside Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in northern Minnesota leading to closures within the region.
Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers Declares State Of Emergency Due To WildfiresThere have been more than 320 wildfires reported in Wisconsin, burning over 1,400 acres.