Burning Ban Effective Immediately

By KBJR News 1

Burning Ban Effective Immediately

September 12, 2011 Updated Sep 12, 2011 at 3:34 PM CDT

Bemidji, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- All burning has been shut down for the Bemidji area.

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Forestry Division has issued a burning ban that is in effect until further notice. The DNR says there are windy conditions in the area.

Campfires in specific campfire rings are still allowed, but all other burning in Beltrami County is banned.

Posted to the web by Alyssa Kroeten