WTIP broadcast the Pagami Creek Fire information meeting from the Gunflint Ranger District Office in Grand Marais on Tuesday, Sept. 13. Click on the audio file to listen to the meeting.
Sawbill Outfitters at the end of the Sawbill trail is close to the Pagami Creek Fire edge and has been busy taking precautions over the past couple days.
Cook County Sheriff Mark Falk spoke with WTIP Station Director Debbie Benedict on Wednesday morning, September 14 about the Pagami Creek Fire, located i
The Pagami Creek Fire has now burned more than 100,000 acres and 156 square miles of forest across Lake County and the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.
WTIP will broadcast live from the meeting being held on the Pagami Creek Fire at 7 p.m. tonight at the Gunflint Ranger station in Grand Marais. Another meeting has been scheduled tomorrow at 11 a.m.
Lisa Radosevich-Craig is a public information officer for the US Forest Service based in Ely.
Click on the above link to download the most recent map available at this time of the Pagami Creek Fire line, from Monday, September 12.
The Pagami Creek Fire exploded in size Monday, fueled by hot, dry conditions, low humidity, and strong winds.
The Pagami Creek fire grew in size yesterday and is now more than 60,000 acres. Sawbill Outfitters at the end of the Sawbill trail is being evacuated this morning.
Matthew Brown and Ann Possis hosted Germaine Gemberling and Rich Mattson in Studio A Sept. 9 for conversation and original music. They were in town to perform at WTIP's Radio Waves music festival.
Local naturalist and retired teacher Larry Weber joins us each Saturday morning to share his observations on what's going on in the great outdoors.