Greenwood Fire

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Highway 1 reopens as Greenwood Fire is 80% contained

The highway has been closed for about a month.

MNICS - greenwood fire - Sept 2

The latest on the northern Minnesota wildfires

The Greenwood Fire remains the largest at 26,089 acres.

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Portion of Boundary Waters reopens, other MN fire closures remain

Rain and cooler temperatures have helped crews battle wildfires in northern Minnesota.

MNICS - Greenwood Fire - Colorado River crew Aug 22 2021

Greenwood Fire is now more than 30% contained

Authorities also lifted an evacuation order for one area.

USFS Superior Natl Forest - Aug 30 2021 - bear in supplies

Wildfire crew: Thank you, but please stop donating items

They have too many donated items in the open, which is attracting black bears.

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Minnesota's Greenwood Fire explodes to nearly 20,000 acres

It's the largest wildfire in Minnesota in nearly a decade.

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Fire crews 'retreat to areas of safety' as Greenwood Fire roars Monday

The fire is expected to jump another highway in northern Minnesota.

US Forest Service - defensive burn out Greenwood Fire - acebook AUg 23

Firefighting efforts keep Greenwood Fire in check

But 'near critical' fire conditions are expected Monday.

Fire in the Boundary Waters

'The rumors are true': Boundary Waters closed amid wildfire threat

This comes as the Greenwood fire doubles in size to over 9,000 acres.

Facebook - Greenwood Fire Aug 20 - US Forest Service

Evacuations expand in northern MN as wildfire 'jumps' highway

The blaze had previously been constrained to an area east of Highway 2

MNICS - Greenwood Fire Aug 17

MN wildfire swells again, now at 3,200 acres

The blaze is completely uncontained at this point.

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Greenwood wildfire doubles in size to 2,000 acres; 75 homes evacuated

Highways are closed and people are being evacuated as the wildfire grows.

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Northern MN wildfire grows to more than 1,000 acres in less than a day

The fire has spread quickly, and is expected to keep moving.

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Walz green lights National Guard to help fight Minnesota wildfires

A large fire was detected and spread rapidly in Lake County Sunday afternoon.