Sunday evening the Fountain Fire Department responded to a grass fire on Sugar Grove Road. This is a reminder of the current burn ban in Effect. 15 counties in the center of the state has been issued a burn ban by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources.
The ban prohibits leaf and debris burning due to dry conditions. Included in the ban are Muskegon, Newaygo, Oceana, Mason, Lake, and 12 other counties.You can see the complete map online at http://www.dnr.state.mi.us/burnpermits/