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Published May 18, 2012, 12:00 AM

Ely Police

Ely Police officers and St. Louis County sheriff's department deputies man a command line at the edge of Ely Minn. Thursday afternoon May 17, 2012 as fire crews battle a wild fire a few hundred yards from the cities southern edge on Highway 1. The fire burned more than 100 acres and forced the evacuation of residents on the south edge of Ely. (AP Photo/Mesabi Daily News, Mark Sauer)
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