Wildfire near Cass Lake estimated at 60 acres
By Crystal Dey / Bemidji Pioneer
CASS LAKE, Minn. -- Aerial water tankers and helicopters aided ground crews in dousing a 60-acre wildfire south of Cass Lake on Wednesday afternoon.The fire was reported about 1:30 p.m., witnesses said.
The fire was originally reported as two fires that may have merged across the street from Cass Lake Bena High School. Witnesses said schools were evacuated.
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