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December 15, 2017
A scene from the Custer State Park fire this week. Submitted photo
Huge Black Hills wildfire 53 percent contained
December 15, 2017 - 11:15pm
December 13, 2017
SD Black Hills wildfire only 7 percent contained
December 13, 2017 - 3:56pm
October 16, 2017
Items collected from the rubble are set out on steps in the Coffey Park neighborhood of Santa Rosa, Calif., Oct. 11, 2017. (Josh Haner/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
A California family thought their dog had died in the fires, but she was waiting for them
October 16, 2017 - 8:47am
May 9, 2017
Wildfire risk reduction experts to visit Bemidji
May 9, 2017 - 12:37pm
March 31, 2017
DNR sets spring burning restrictions: April, May busiest times for wildfires
March 31, 2017 - 5:55pm
March 10, 2017
Oklahoma wildfires kill thousands of pigs at Smithfield, Seaboard farms
March 10, 2017 - 6:56pm
March 8, 2017
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U.S. Plains blazes kill six, Kansas wildfires largest recorded
March 8, 2017 - 3:25pm
June 29, 2016
Crews clear trees in the Crow Peak fire. Photo from Incident Information System
Northern Black Hills fire only 5 percent contained
June 29, 2016 - 6:58pm
May 20, 2016
A wildfire burned 15 acres near Birchmont Beach Road Northeast and Oman Road Northeast on Friday. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
VIDEO: Wildfire burns 15 acres northeast of Bemidji
May 20, 2016 - 5:45pm
May 5, 2016
A T41 jet air tanker drops fire retardant on a blaze north of Staples Wednesday afternoon. Fire fighters from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Staples and Verndale battled the 100 acre fire which burned quickly in a pine plantation near Oylen. Forum News Service | Steve Kohlsplay button
Large wildfire ignites north of Staples; Jet used to extinguish from above
May 5, 2016 - 8:04am
July 3, 2015
Wildfires in Canada make for smoky skies
July 3, 2015 - 2:47pm
April 16, 2015
Smoke billows above a stand of pine trees Wednesday in Beltrami Island State Forest in this photo from Penny Turgeon-Kimble of Warroad, Minn. The "Palsburg Fire," as it's called, had burned more than 6,000 acres of timber by Thursday morning, and firefighters continued to try and contain the blaze.
Still burning, fire in Beltrami Forest consumes more than 6,000 acres of timber
April 16, 2015 - 4:30pm
April 3, 2015
Map shows location of major fire. Forum News Service graphic.
Wildfire burns more than 4,000 acres in Aitkin County
April 3, 2015 - 9:09pm
May 18, 2013
Kelly Elsner stands near his water truck. He and his eight employees worked through Tuesday saving Elsner’s business and home, then setting out through the rural neighborhood to help others. Sarah Smith | Forum News Service
Ragtag band of firefighters jumps into action
May 18, 2013 - 9:37pm
September 12, 2012
A crew from Klamath Falls, Ore., heads into the wilderness near Island Lake, Minn., to fight the the Pagami Creek fire on Sept. 15, 2011.  A forest fire that smoldered for nearly a month on the Minnesota-Canada border before exploding this week to cover nearly 160 square miles is laying bare old disagreements over the best way to manage wildfire. The fire started small on Aug. 18 with a lightning strike in the remote Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Bob King | Associated Press/The Duluth News-Tribune
BWCA Pagami Creek Fire part of trend toward bigger wildfires
September 12, 2012 - 1:15am