Rain helps in wildfire battle near Ely

Overnight rain helped firefighters in Ely make significant progress toward extinguishing a wildfire that earlier had threatened the city. The Duluth News Tribune also said authorities opened Minnesota Highway 1 Sunday morning for the first time since the blaze began Thursday afternoon.
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Overnight rain helped firefighters in Ely make significant progress toward extinguishing a wildfire that earlier had threatened the city.
The Duluth News Tribune also said authorities opened Minnesota Highway 1 Sunday morning for the first time since the blaze began Thursday afternoon.

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