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A Blackhawk helicopter carries water to a hot spot in the Juneberry 3 fire in Roseau County, Minnesota, just south of the Canadian border Friday afternoon Oct. 7, 2011. The fire started Wednesday 10 miles northwest of Greenbush, Minn. John Stennes / Grand Forks (N.D.) Herald

Pagami fire 'spots' outside line

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The Pagami Creek fire in the Superior National Forest jumped outside its perimeter in spots in recent days fanned by strong winds in tinder-dry conditions.


Trees inside the perimeter of the fire burned as well, sending embers in the wind that landed and started new fires that ground and air crews immediately attacked.

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