Officials continue to urge Northwoods residents to use caution as we continue to have grass fires reported in the area.
Yesterday, the fire was reported in the Town of Corning at just before noon. Fire crews were called to the blaze just off of Highway 64.
The DNR has once again updated their fire danger chart. Nearly the entire state of Wisconsin is in the High Fire Danger Zone. This means Dangerous conditions—fires difficult to control. Burning is not recommended.
An 8 county region in central Wisconsin including Marathon County and those to the South West are Very High.
The lone exception is in the far Northwest area of state which is listed at Low or Moderate.