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Firefighters work to control BWCA wildfire

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ELY, Minn. (AP) — Firefighters are working to control a wildfire in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness east of Ely (EE'-lee).

Minnesota Public Radio News reports (http://bit.ly/nTtqLo ) the Pagami Creek fire grew to 720 acres as crews intentionally burned land between the blaze and the popular Lakes 1 and 2 over the Labor Day weekend.

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