St. Lawrence County to lift burn ban

St. Lawrence County to lift burn ban
Burn ban lifted (Source: MGN)

CANTON, N.Y. (WWNY) - St. Lawrence County's burn ban ends Friday.

The ban has been in effect since June 27.

Matthew Denner, director of the county’s emergency services, says fire departments throughout the county responded to 111 out-of-control outdoor fires, racking up 684 man-hours. The ban ends at 6 p.m. The state’s burn ban ended May 14.

Denner asks people to continue using caution while burning anything outdoors.

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