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Crews making progress on northern Minnesota wildfire

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Helicopters drop water as Minn. fire nears Canadian border

A large wildfire in Roseau County was about 85 percent contained late Saturday, as improving weather conditions allowed attacks from both the air and ground.

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The 34,000-acre fire could be brought under control within a day or two, according to Ron Sanow, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources public information officer.

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