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Authorities battle wildfire near Ely Saturday

May 28, 2023 06:25AM ● By Editor
Authorities battling wildfire near Ely. (Photo credit: Deb Campbell)

May 28, 2023 By Robb Coles from Northern News Now

Crews are battling a wildfire near Ely Saturday afternoon.

According to a DNR spokesperson, the fire is burning about 10 to 15 acres as of 7:00 p.m. Saturday.

Air support was brought to help extinguish the fire.

According to the Minnesota DNR, local fire departments, the DNR, and the Forest Service are working to put the fire out.

To view the full article, follow this link to Northern News Now.

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