State Patrol: Mentor Grass Fire Now Covers 13,000 Acres – WCCO
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A turf fire now covers nearly 13,000 acres in northwestern Minnesota.
It began burning on Monday in Glacier Ridge National Wildlife Sanctuary near Coach. Fire teams needed to momentarily close some highways because location.
Teams have the majority of the fire under control since Thursday night. Detectives state it was begun by human beings, however they still don’t understand how.
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Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.