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Brainerd Fire Department

March 14, 2019
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After 5 rounds of voting, Oak Lawn settles on levy increase: Challenger, write-in candidate prevail in contested races
March 14, 2019 - 5:00am
March 10, 2019
Township Day, this Tuesday, March 12, represents a key gathering for small towns across the state -- of which there are approximately 1,781 in all, home to roughly 914,174 residents. It’s an opportunity to elect local town officials, as well as vote on and discuss any major ballot measures at the annual meeting. Direct democracy in action. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Township Day: Small communities gather for 2019 elections, annual meetings
March 10, 2019 - 7:00am
March 7, 2019
Members of the Baxter City Council prepare for a workshop Tuesday, March 5. The city is contending with a spike in fire service assessments by the Brainerd Fire Department for 2020. Representing an 11.7 percent increase, this means Baxter will have to pay roughly $36,000 more for emergency coverage in 2020. Gabriel Lagarde / Brainerd Dispatch
Baxter City Council: Members to tackle increased fire service assessments
March 7, 2019 - 7:00am
A Little Falls firefighter walks among the steel remnants of a detached garage, which burned Wednesday, March 6, on the 3000 block of Crow Wing County Highway 2, north of Fort Ripley. The Brainerd Fire Department and Camp Ripley Fire Department also responded. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video    play button
Fire destroys garage near Fort Ripley
March 7, 2019 - 3:00am
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
January 22, 2019
Rollover traps Brainerd man on Highway 371
January 22, 2019 - 3:00am
January 11, 2019
Firefighters respond to early morning fire
January 11, 2019 - 3:00am
January 10, 2019
This 2017 file photo shows paper bales processed by GreenForest Recycling at the Brainerd Industrial Center. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Firefighters get helping hand in putting fire out at BIC
January 10, 2019 - 5:00am
January 9, 2019
Crow Wing County Facilities Manager Reid Thiesse (left) and Brainerd City Engineer Paul Sandy sit before the board of commissioners at its Tuesday, Jan. 8, meeting and propose a services agreement in which the county provides general and technical building maintenance support for city-owned buildings. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Crow Wing County Board: County agrees to provide services at city buildings
January 9, 2019 - 5:00am
January 5, 2019
Sheriff's office investigates death of 59-year-old
January 5, 2019 - 3:00am
December 22, 2018
Brainerd firefighters work to put out a fire Friday, Dec. 21, on Travine Drive in Baxter. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd firefighters respond to Baxter structure fire
December 22, 2018 - 7:00am
December 11, 2018
Sheriff's office investigates trailer fires
December 11, 2018 - 9:00am
December 8, 2018
Firefighters from three fire departments extinguish a fire Nov. 16 at an apartment building in Crosby. The fire started on the southeast portion of this building. The Minnesota State Fire Marshal’s Office ruled the cause of the fire as undetermined. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Crosby family shares story of apartment fire: 'Another minute or so' and no one would have escaped, mom said
December 8, 2018 - 7:00am
December 6, 2018
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Wise Road crash kills 1
December 6, 2018 - 6:29pm
December 1, 2018
Brainerd firefighters work Wednesday on extinguishing a garage fire in Barrows. The fire left a man with serious burns. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Victim remains in serious condition following Barrows fire
December 1, 2018 - 5:00am
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