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Brainerd Fire Department

May 27, 2019
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Motorcycle crash critically injures Pillager man
May 27, 2019 - 3:00am
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
April 29, 2019
Firefighters extinguish a grass fire Sunday, April 28, on Jackson Avenue, off Cinosam Road. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Grass fires continue through weekend: April showers likely to calm risk
April 29, 2019 - 5:00am
April 28, 2019
A Beechcraft Baron aircraft circles the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport Sunday, April 28, while experiencing mechanical problems. The plane eventually made an emergency gear-up landing and the pilot and passenger were uninjured. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Mechanical problems lead to emergency landing at Brainerd airport: Pilot, passenger uninjured
April 28, 2019 - 8:32pm
April 16, 2019
Emergency responders rescue woman from Mississippi River
April 16, 2019 - 3:00am
March 29, 2019
Rear-end crash injures Brainerd man
March 29, 2019 - 5:00am
March 26, 2019
Brainerd Dispatch file photo.
Highway 18 crash injures 2
March 26, 2019 - 9:00am
March 14, 2019
Photo illustration, Metro Creative Graphics, Inc.
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