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US Forest Service apologizes for fire near Lemmon

April 8, 2013 in The Daily Republic

HETTINGER, N.D. (AP) A U.S. Forest Service official has apologized for a fire that burned more than 16 square miles of Dakotas grassland after flames escaped from a prescribed burn southeast of Hettinger.
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Crews battle 2 wildfires on ND grasslands

August 24, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

AMIDON Crews are battling two wildfires in western North Dakota. Continue Reading

Day 2: Reignition; Dry conditions and high-speed winds rekindle 1,000 acre fire

March 22, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Dry conditions and wind gusts of almost 50 mph rekindled a fire about five miles east of Dickinson on Thursday, blocking Interstate 94 with a thick wall of gray smoke, officials said. Continue Reading

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Grassland comment period extended

August 24, 2010 in INFORUM

The U.S. Forest Service on Tuesday announced it will give the public more time to comment on a controversial plan to close hundreds of miles of roads in the Little Missouri National Grassland in western North Dakota.
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