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Evacuations ordered as Boundary Waters fire spreads outside park

Published 09/12/2011, Lake County News Chronicle

The fire, which more than tripled from Sunday’s 4,500-acre estimate, has forced Lake County and Superior National Forest officials to close several county and Forest Service roads north of Minnesota Highway 1 between Ely and Isabella, and some residents and campers are being asked to evacuate the area.

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