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Facebook - Hassel Fire - Superior National Forest

Lightning strike sparks another fire in BWCAW

Crews used a helicopter to help locate hotspots Thursday morning.

Facebook - Bezhik Fire May 18 - Tony Harding_USDA Forest Service

Bezhik Fire destroys 4 structures, including a cabin

Responders say it is about 30% contained at this point.

Lake Vermilion

One thrown overboard, one injured in accident on Lake Vermilion

Fortunately, a third person was able to rescue the man in the water.

Coon Rapids man dies in snowmobile crash in northern MN

The crash happened about 10 miles southwest of Tower.

Timberjay

Former city mayor, clerk charged in row with local newspaper publisher

Timberjay publisher Marshall Helmberger claims the city disliked his newspaper's critical reporting.

Police found meth, cash in raid of northern Minnesota cafe

A man has been arraigned on drug and weapons charges following the search.