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May 19, 2015
Fire blazed through a section of the Theodore Roosevelt National Park on Tuesday afternoon as part of a prescribed burn near Painted Canyon. The blaze creates a mosaic pattern across the land as some areas burn stronger than others. (Abby Kessler/ The Dickinson Press)
TRNP begins prescribed burn in Painted Canyon
May 19, 2015 - 4:12pm
April 7, 2013
Linda Evridge, left, whose family ranch near Lemmon, S.D., was devastated by a U.S. Forest Service prescribed burn, expresses disbelief during Saturday's public meeting at the Hettinger Research Extension Center with the decision by Grassland River District Ranger Paul Hancock, standing right, to go-ahead with a 130-acre controlled burn that turned into a 10,800-acre wildfire over federal and private lands.
Forest Service at fault for Pautre Fire: Ranger apologizes
April 7, 2013 - 12:00am
April 6, 2013
Burned prairie is all that surrounds this flagpole after a U.S. Forest Service prescribed burn went wrong, scorching more than 14,000 acres since Wednesday. The rubble was once Castle Butte Country School House. It burnt down in the blaze.
Ranchers: Forest Service had 'zero support' for burn; Meeting today in Hettinger to address questions, claims process
April 6, 2013 - 12:00am
March 20, 2013
Stark County resident Brian Chorne holds his 1-month-old daughter Kenzie on March 13 in Mandan.
Burn victim almost home: Stark County man meets newborn daughter after waking up in hospital
March 20, 2013 - 12:00am
October 18, 2012
A firefighter looks on as fire sweeps through Bucyrus Wednesday at about 9 p.m. Officials evacuated the southwest North Dakota town, population 27, at about 5 p.m. Wednesday.
Bucyrus burns: Small town faces tough road after fire devastation
October 18, 2012 - 12:00am
August 24, 2012
Preliminary cause of oil well explosion: cigarette lighter
August 24, 2012 - 12:00am
July 7, 2012
This Friday photo shows the charred landscape caused by the White Draw Fire north of Edgemont, S.D.
South Dakota's charred landscape
July 7, 2012 - 12:00am
June 28, 2012
Lights from a fire truck streak across a burning hillside in a time exposure as the Dahl fire burns, south of Roundup, Mont., overnight Wednesday.
Montana on fire
June 28, 2012 - 12:00am
April 23, 2010
Feeding the flames
April 23, 2010 - 12:00am
June 7, 2008
Burn bans are lifted in Stark County, Oahe Wildlife Management Area
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
Dunn County burn ban is lifted
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am
June 4, 2008
County modifies burn ban
June 4, 2008 - 12:00am
May 3, 2008
Burn ban guidelines are released
May 3, 2008 - 12:00am
April 18, 2008
Park's prescribed burn raises questions
April 18, 2008 - 12:00am