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Burning ban in Houston County

HOUSTON COUNTY, MN (KTTC DT) -- A notice now from the Houston County Sheriff's Office. It says, there is a burning ban throughout the county until at least Monday.

No burning permits previously issued will be allowed due to dry conditions.

The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for most of Southeastern Minnesota.

At least 10 grass fires have been reported Saturday, throughout the area.

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has not imposed any fire restrictions, but people who plan to burn should get permits through the DNR.

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