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Pequot Lakes Fire Department

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
January 3, 2018
Three separate households in the Pequot Lakes/Breezy Point areas were forced to find other living arrangements for the holidays after fires damaged or destroyed their homes. Illustration
House fires force residents out for holidays
January 3, 2018 - 11:00am
October 9, 2017
Pequot Lakes Fire Department open house is Oct. 11
October 9, 2017 - 6:30am
August 3, 2017
Volunteer members of the Pequot Lakes Fire Department install a sign above one of their earlier fire hall locations.
Pequot Lakes: Fire department comes long way in 100 years
August 3, 2017 - 3:21pm
Submitted Photo
Original Wyld Ryce band members Joel Jenkins, John Palmer, Craig Englehart, Vicki Palmer, Jim Cervin and Joey Peterson.
Pequot Lakes: Wyld Ryce Band to reunite after 30 years
August 3, 2017 - 9:41am
August 1, 2017
Chokecherry Festival to celebrate 10 years Aug. 5
August 1, 2017 - 6:00am
July 17, 2017
This familiar logo should bring back memories for many middle-aged Lakes Area full-time and part-time residents, the Wyld Ryce band logo was seen in many local papers and shoppers.
Pequot Lakes: Fire dept. will mark 100 years with street dance - Wyld Ryce Band to reunite for event
July 17, 2017 - 10:46am
June 8, 2017
Pequot Lakes firefighters respond to grass fires
June 8, 2017 - 5:30pm
Pequot Lakes responds to 2 grass fires
June 8, 2017 - 3:39pm
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