GORDON – The Department of Natural Resources is issuing an Air Quality Special Notice with regards to the large forest fire that occurred in eastern Douglas County and western Bayfield County Tuesday.
GORDON - A wildfire that has burned more than 8,700 acres in northwestern Wisconsin started in area where workers were doing logging operations.
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Senate has passed a bill allowing the unionization of home child-care workers in Minnesota after an all-night debate that saw Republicans trying to block the bill.
MENAHGA - Firefighters are trying to contain a wildfire that's burned a number of homes and structures near Menahga in northwestern Minnesota.
IRON RIVER - An inn in northern Wisconsin is offering shelter to victims of the Germann fire.
MADISON – A day after a wildfire consumed nearly 9,000 acres and 47 structures in Douglas County, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, in conjunction with the National Weather Service, has announced that a Red Flag Warning is in effect today in Florence and Marinette counties and all DNR burning permits suspended statewide Wednesday.
SOLON SPRINGS - The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is reporting that a highway in Douglas County has re-opened after being closed for the Wildfire burning nearby.
GORDON - A smoky wildfire in northwestern Wisconsin spreading to 6,800 acres has destroyed at least 50 structures and forced dozens of residents to leave their homes.
GORDON - Wildfire crews from the Department of Natural Resources, working through the night and joined by more than one hundred municipal firefighters, have largely surrounded the Germann Road Fire which has scorched 8,700 acres of forestland in Douglas and Bayfield counties.
DULUTH - Before the county board meeting a local hero shared his experiences fighting for this countries freedom.