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Pequot Lakes Fire Department

March 17, 2017
Theresa Bourke/Echo Journal
The Pequot Lakes Fire Department responded to a call at the Lonesome Cottage production facility Friday, March 17, but weren't met with any flames.
Firefighters called to Lonesome Cottage; no flames, damage
March 17, 2017 - 12:47pm
A Minnesota State Patrol official examines a vehicle involved in a fatal collision Thursday morning on Highway 371 south of Pequot Lakes. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatchplay button
UPDATED: Head-on crash kills Pequot Lakes man, closes part of Highway 371
February 17, 2017 - 12:12pm
Minnesota State Patrol officials examine a vehicle involved in a fatal collision Thursday morning on Highway 371 south of Pequot Lakes. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Crash one of the most tragic scenes authorities have seen
February 17, 2017 - 9:13am
October 20, 2016
Travis Grimler/Echo Journal Pequot Lakes Firefighter Kirk Larson demonstrates why water should never be used to put out a grease fire.
Nisswa, Pequot Lakes firefighters promote fire safety
October 20, 2016 - 9:07am
October 19, 2016
Theresa Bourke/Echo Journal
Firefighters hose off what's left of the Manhattan Beach Villas Sunday, Oct. 16, after the complex caught button
Fire destroys Manhattan Beach Lodge Villas: No one is injured
October 19, 2016 - 8:35am
October 16, 2016
A fire broke out around 5:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 16, at the Manhattan Villas in Crosslake. There were no injuries reported, and the cause of the fire is still under investigation. Photo by Theresa Bourkeplay button
Fire destroys Manhattan Beach Villas
October 16, 2016 - 7:12pm
October 5, 2016
Pequot Lakes, Nisswa fire departments to host open houses
October 5, 2016 - 3:52pm
May 25, 2016
Tom Nelson, Fire Chief and Sharon Higgins, Auxiliary Gambling Manager.
Submitted Photo
Over $1,600 raised for Pequot Lakes Fire Department
May 25, 2016 - 10:14am
May 19, 2016
Area firefighters battle blazes
May 19, 2016 - 11:28am
May 11, 2016
Fundraiser for Pequot Lakes Fire Department set Friday
May 11, 2016 - 9:59am
April 14, 2016
With a Mission firefighter helping, a Nisswa firefighter peers into the burning attic of a home on Pelican Lake Road Thursday evening. Nisswa Fire Chief Richard Geike said the fire started from a ceramic heater in the attic which had overheated. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls)
Firefighters subdue, stop Pelican Lake fire
April 14, 2016 - 10:44pm
February 16, 2016
Crosslake, Ideal, Mission, Fifty Lakes, Pequot Lakes, Pine River and Emily fire departments assisted at the scene of a house fire Saturday in Crosslake. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Kelly Humphrey) Video
'Fire is crazy, it just took off': Crosslake woman reflects on Saturday house fire
February 16, 2016 - 9:55am
February 15, 2016
Crews from seven different fire departments respond to a house fire Saturday in Crosslake. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video)play button
Fire destroys Crosslake home
February 15, 2016 - 1:15pm
January 23, 2016
The Pelican Lakes Conservation Club donated $14,000 to the Pequot Lakes Fire Department. From left are Jim Fogarty, Verla Shaw, assistant fire chief Billy Rickard and fire chief Tom Nelson. Submitted Photo
Pelican Lakes Conservation Club donation
January 23, 2016 - 8:00am
December 31, 2015
From left are Pequot Lakes Fire Department Explorers Tristin Clayborn, 11th grade; Addisuone Harrington, 10th grade; Brady Evenson, 12th grade; Kenzie Nelson, ninth grade; and Jacob Hogan, 10th grade. The Pequot Lakes High School students are wearing their fire department turnout gear.Submitted Photo
Explorer program trains young firefighters in Pequot Lakes, Pine River
December 31, 2015 - 8:42am