Weather Forecast


Lightning touches off more fires in BWCA


ELY, Minn. (AP) — Lightning has touched off more wildfires in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness of northeastern Minnesota.

Superior National Forest spokeswoman Becca Manlove says a small storm rolled through Tuesday night. She says the storm didn't bring much rain but it did bring lightning.

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