Boundary Waters fire triples in size
ELY, Minn. (AP) — A forest fire is now spreading outside the borders of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area near Ely and getting closer to homes and cabins.
The Pagami Creek forest fire has more than tripled in size since Sunday and has grown to cover more than 16,000 acres.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Call 218-855-5897 and we can help you.