Humidity helps firefighters battling two blazes in northern Minnesota

Officials say the clouds are locking in humidity and moisture, helping them contain now nearly 80 percent of the blaze that's been raging since August.
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Officials say the clouds are locking in humidity and moisture, helping them contain now nearly 80 percent of the blaze that's been raging since August.

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