The US Forest Service Tofte Ranger District released a fire update at 11 AM, Saturday, September 15.
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The Gunflint and Tofte Ranger Districts are reporting that as of Thursday night the Peterson Lake Fire is about quarter of an acre in size.
About 6: 10 PM, Thursday, East Zone Fire Management Officer Patti Johnson of the US Forest Service released the following official information about the Knife Lake Fire.
A series of small wildfires are currently burning in or adjacent to northern parts of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. In light of this fire activity and projected weather, the US Fore
The Grand Marais City Council met to set the preliminary 2013 levy as well as discuss strategies for meeting with the county board on their community center participation.
The US Forest Service says aerial suppression efforts and fire crews are being used today to fight two small fires in the Gunflint and Tofte districts of the Boundary Waters.
The US Forest Service reported at 5:25 PM, Wednesday, that the fire burning within a quarter mile of the northern shore of Knife Lake near Emerald Lake in Ontario is causing smoke again in the
Many small rural post offices will see their window hours cut to as few as four per day by the first of the year.