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Fire training turns into animal rescue

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The Backus Fire Department hosted a controlled burn of a balloon frame, two-floor home with a basement Friday, June 14. The home was donated by the Burns family and provided approximately 10 practice runs for the Backus and Pine River fire departments as well as members of the Longville and Nevis fire departments.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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