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Controlled burn causing cloud of smoke in Monroe County

NEWPORT, MI (Toledo News Now) – A controlled burn is causing a large plume of black smoke in Monroe County.

According to Monroe County Central Dispatch, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources is conducting a controlled burn at the Pointe Mouille State Game Area just north of Newport.

Area residents should not be alarmed as the fire is under control.

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