Burning restrictions take effect next week
Published 03/21/2012, Alexandria Echo Press
Fire danger in most of Minnesota is expected to increase rapidly in the coming week, as the snow continues to melt and winds dry the dead standing grass and brush in open areas. Because of this danger, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will place burning restrictions over much of the state – including Douglas County – starting March 26, with more areas included later.Word count: 312
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