Weather Forecast


Fire danger high; Rain in the forecast


The grassland fire danger index crept up to “high” for Stutsman County and eastern North Dakota over the weekend, as temperatures stayed high and dry conditions prevailed across the state.

“Just make sure to be cognizant of the weather conditions, and if it’s dry, don’t burn anything,” advised Brian Paulson, assistant fire chief with the Jamestown Fire Department.

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Kari Lucin
Kari Lucin joined the Grand Forks Herald as a multimedia producer in August 2014. Previously, she worked for a few years at the Jamestown Sun in Jamestown, N.D., as a staff writer, and prior to that, for about six years as staff writer and later online content coordinator, at the Daily Globe in Worthington, Minn. A graduate of Jackson County Central High School and Augsburg College, she has a bachelor's degree in philosophy and English. Find more of her writing at her blog, Oh Look, a Shiny Thing! or on Twitter at @karilucin.
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