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Hazy conditions may lift temporarily, but smoke will keep coming for MN

Drifting smoke "will likely remain with us for a while," one group warned.

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Where to expect wildfire smoke in Minnesota on Monday, Tuesday

After a brief weekend break, the poor air quality will be back to start the week.

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'Unprecedented': The wildfire smoke isn't going anywhere this weekend

The air quality alert that was supposed to end Friday is now in effect into early next week.

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Wildfire smoke brings 'unhealthy' air to Twin Cities, 'very unhealthy' to central MN

Almost the entire state is under an air quality alert into Friday.

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July 21 Weather with Sven: Smoke diminishes, potential extreme heat

There is a chance the heat dome sets up very close to Minnesota.

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July 20 Novak Weather: Smoke update; intense heat still to come

Wednesday will be cooler before intense heat returns.

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July 20 Weather with Sven: 'Very unhealthy,' 'hazardous' air quality

The wildfires around the country are bringing very bad air quality to Minnesota.

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Air quality alert in Twin Cities, high fire risk in Minnesota Friday

Steamy temps and low humidity is making air quality poor and increasing the risk of wildfires.