Tag Archives: Wisconsin

Wildfire Danger Remains High in Central Wisconsin

DNR responded to nearly 50 wildfires in the past week     MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the National Weather Service issued a red flag warning Sunday for 12 counties in central Wisconsin as ...

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Wisconsin Wildfires Prompt Emergency Order from Governor

Over 150 wildfires this year so far     MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin residents grappling with the coronavirus have something else to worry about now: wildfires. Gov. Tony Evers on Tuesday declared statewide state of emergency in response to ...

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Crews Contain Central Wisconsin Wildfire

Debris burning caused the fire     JUNEAU, Wis. (AP) — Fire crews have contained a wildfire that burned more than 200 acres in central Wisconsin. The fire broke out in Juneau County on the Necedah Wildlife Refuge. Crews from ...

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Wisconsin Court Limits Wildfire Payout

The fire consumed about 7,442 acres     MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The state Supreme Court is limiting an insurance company’s payout in a massive northwestern Wisconsin wildfire. Logging equipment owned by Ray Duerr Logging LLC sparked the Germann Road ...

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Warm, Dry Weather Causing Wildfires Across Wisconsin

Fires are breaking out statewide     LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — Warm, dry, windy weather is creating prime conditions for wildfires across Wisconsin. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources says Sunday is the busiest day of the fire season ...

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