Local firefighters lend a hand in Sartell mill blaze
Minnesota firefighters enjoy getting together for conventions like the statewide event Alexandria is hosting next week.
But they're also quick to help one another out in a pinch.
It happened again last week when a devastating fire tore through the Verso paper mill in Sartell, which is about 70 miles southeast of Alexandria.
When Sartell exhausted all of its local resources battling the huge blaze, the state fire marshal activated a statewide mutual aid plan.
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