10/1/2012 8:44:00 AM BREAKING NEWS: Sheriff issues burning ban for Cottonwood County
Cottonwood County Sheriff Jason Purrington has issued a burning ban for the entire county, effective immediately.
The ban will be in place until further notice. Area residents are asked to use extreme caution. Conditions are prime for any type of spark or fire to cause extensive damage to grassy areas, woods, farm fields and homes.
Watch future editions of the Cottonwood County Citizen, Citizen eEdition and breaking news at windomnews.com for updates on the county burning ban.