MADISON - The state Department of Natural Resources has lifted a statewide burning ban.
GORDON - Gov. Scott Walker was in Gordon Thursday, surveying the devastating damage the fire has left behind.
TOWN OF GORDON, WI (AP) - Investigators say a large wildfire caused by logging operations in northwestern Wisconsin wasn't intentionally set and criminal charges aren't expected.
GORDON - Firefighters battling a 9,000-acre in northwestern Wisconsin have contained the massive blaze.
MADISON – Governor Scott Walker has issued Executive Order #103 declaring a state of emergency in response to a forest fire, which has destroyed more than 9,000 acres in Bayfield and Douglas Counties.
DULUTH - Officials said there is high fire danger throughout the Northland.
TOWN OF GORDON, Wis. (AP) - Residents and owners of vacation properties potentially affected by the northwestern Wisconsin wildfire now have a hotline to call to check on their properties.
GORDON - Residents and owners of vacation properties in northwestern Wisconsin will eventually be able return to their properties, but only when the area is safe from a wildfire.
GORDON - A wildfire that has burned more than 8,700 acres in northwestern Wisconsin started in area where workers were doing logging operations.
MENAHGA - Firefighters are trying to contain a wildfire that's burned a number of homes and structures near Menahga in northwestern Minnesota.