BWCAW fire still burning

September 4, 2012 at 7:00 pm in Duluth News Tribune

A fire in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness about 12 miles northwest of Ely continued to slowly grow Tuesday. The Cummings Lake fire is now estimated to have burned across about 40 acres, Becca Manlove, spokeswoman for the Kawishiwi Ranger District of the Superior National Forest, said Tuesday. That’s up from an estimated 30 acres Monday.
Continue Reading