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March 14, 2018
The Parkers Prairie Fire Department, with mutual aid from the Miltona Fire Department, were called to a fire at Hart Travel in Parkers Prairie shortly after 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 14. Celeste Edenloff / Forum News Service
Fire contained at Parkers Prairie business
March 14, 2018 - 9:14pm
March 8, 2018
Firefighters climb to the roof of Timber Creek rustic furniture in Jenkins while an Ideal Fire Department ladder truck stands by Thursday morning, March 8. Travis Grimler / Echo Journalplay button
Firefighters called to Timber Creek
March 8, 2018 - 8:22pm
February 17, 2018
A Motley firefighter sprays water Friday morning on the Richard Swartz’s family dairy barn Friday morning. The early morning blaze killed 17 dairy cows, a calf and chickens on the farm east of Motley. The Motley and Pillager fire departments fought the blaze in sub-zero temperatures. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video and Galleryplay button
Dairy barn fire kills 17 cows, chickens
February 17, 2018 - 4:00am
February 1, 2018
Three barns were destroyed by a fire near Kensington Wednesday night, Jan. 31, 2018. Some bales were still smoldering Thursday morning. Jeff Beach / Forum News Service
Minn. blaze destroys 3 barns, kills 22 calves after hay bales ignite
February 1, 2018 - 9:27am
January 19, 2018
Firefighters comb through debris on the former Boberg Lumber property in Nisswa, where flames broke out early Tuesday, Jan. 16. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Fire destroys Nisswa business
January 19, 2018 - 3:00am
January 16, 2018
A Bird Island home was destroyed in a fire Monday, Jan. 15, following a possible explosion. Forum News Service photo
Fire after possible explosion destroys central Minn. home
January 16, 2018 - 10:45am
January 15, 2018
Firefighters work to control a fire at 410 Fillmore Street in Alexandria early Monday, Jan. 15. Lowell Anderson / Forum News Service
One person missing after apartment building fire in Alexandria
January 15, 2018 - 12:28pm
January 12, 2018
An early morning fire destroyed Bill and Cynthia Rasmussen’s house on County Road 11 in Breezy Point Sunday, Dec. 31. The fire started where the stove pipe went through the roof. Submitted Photo
Breezy Point couple loses home to fire, is grateful for survival - Police officer happened upon fire by chance
January 12, 2018 - 4:00am
December 27, 2017
Todd Jacob Gillitzer Jr., 9, of Benson, Minn., has died as a result of a house fire in Hibbing, Minn.., on Dec. 26, 2017. Submitted photo
Fourth victim dies after Hibbing fire; authorities recount retired firefighter's attempt to save wife, grandsons
December 27, 2017 - 9:15pm
December 26, 2017
Two adults are dead and two children suffered life-threatening injuries in an early morning house fire in Hibbing on Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017. Submitted photo / Hibbing Fire Department
Two adults and a child are dead and another child critically injured in MN house fire
December 26, 2017 - 4:00pm