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Bemidji fireman Justin Sherwood, left, helps fellow fireman Mario Scandinato lay foam down on some hot spots left over from a grass fire along Miles Avenue, behind Meyer’s Garage about 3:45 p.m. Tuesday. Crews from Bemidji Fire Department and the state’s Department of Natural Resources responded to the fire. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer

Fire danger high

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BATTLE TOWNSHIP — Forestry crews and Beltrami County emergency management continued to fight a wildfire Tuesday, which has burned roughly 300 acres so far.


The grass fire was reported early Monday afternoon in Battle Township, located 55 miles north of Bemidji.

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