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May 18, 2019
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Menahga firefighters rescue dog from fire
May 18, 2019 - 5:00am
May 17, 2019
Minnesota Department of Natural Resource foresters battle a wildfire south of Hinckley. Submitted Photo
Fire agency reminds people to use caution if they burn
May 17, 2019 - 8:00am
May 16, 2019
Brainerd firefighters grab their gear Wednesday, May 15, after they finished their work on extinguishing a grass fire off Two Mile Road in Oak Lawn Township. Jennifer Kraus / Brainerd Dispatch
Fewer fires, but fire danger remains high in lakes area
May 16, 2019 - 5:00am
May 15, 2019
Brainerd Dispatch file photo.
Fire destroys detached garage in Nisswa
May 15, 2019 - 9:00am
May 13, 2019
A Brainerd Helicopter Service helicopter flies over East Gull Lake Saturday, May 11 during a grass fire off Green Gables Road. Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
Wildfire burns 40 acres in Mission Township: Grass fires draw response across region over weekend
May 13, 2019 - 7:00am
A helicopter operated by Brainerd Helicopter Service helps douse a grass fire in East Gull Lake. Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
Wildfire burns 40 acres in Mission Township
May 13, 2019 - 5:00am
May 11, 2019
Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
A helicopter lands in a field to be refueled.
Power line falls, sparks grass fire
May 11, 2019 - 10:30pm
April 30, 2019
Prescribed fire with the Wet Meadows burn along the Boy River April 19. Photo U.S. Forest Service
Fire burns more than 30 acres in Chippewa National Forest
April 30, 2019 - 7:00am
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DNR adds more counties to spring burning restriction list
April 30, 2019 - 3:00am
April 29, 2019
Firefighters clear brush to access hot spots created by a wildfire Thursday, April 25, on Mission Cutoff in Mission Township. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
DNR to investigate origins of wildfire that destroyed cabin: Drone assists in firefighting efforts
April 29, 2019 - 3:00am
April 10, 2019
Nisswa firefighters investigate smoke smell
April 10, 2019 - 9:30am
March 4, 2019
Brainerd firefighters respond to a house fire on the 7700 block of Wise road Friday, March 1. No one was injured in the blaze. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch 
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5 kids among those escaping from house fire
March 4, 2019 - 3:00am
February 16, 2019
Sheriff office names fatal fire victim
February 16, 2019 - 11:00am
February 14, 2019
Wadena County dispatch received a 911 call regarding a house on fire at 10:29 p.m. Feb. 13 in Menahga. Forum News Service
Body found in house fire in Menahga
February 14, 2019 - 11:37am
February 8, 2019
Skid-steer starts on fire in barn near Sebeka
February 8, 2019 - 5:00am