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Alexandria Fire Department

October 23, 2015
U.S. Representative for Minnesota's sixth congressional district Tom Emmer discusses state-wide initiatives during the annual Lake Region Fire Fighters Association meeting on Monday night at the Alexandria Fire Station. (Will Benson | Echo Press)
Legislators address hot topics at firefighters' annual meeting
October 23, 2015 - 12:00am
October 15, 2015
Tractor destroyed in fire
October 15, 2015 - 6:06pm
October 9, 2015
Firefighters Fill the Boot for muscular dystrophy
October 9, 2015 - 12:00am
October 3, 2015
Shop lost in fire on County Rd 27
October 3, 2015 - 7:25pm
September 30, 2015
Kitchen fire damages apartment
September 30, 2015 - 12:00am
August 21, 2015
(Lowell Anderson | Echo Press)
Jubilee provides a taste of summer
August 21, 2015 - 12:00am
July 27, 2015
Firefighters with the Alexandria Fire Department extinguish flames that had spread from a garage to the home on Lake Mary Monday afternoon. (Annie Harman | Echo Press)
UPDATE: Home up in smoke on Lake Mary
July 27, 2015 - 1:57pm
June 5, 2015
An Alexandria firefighter steps back and prepares to enter a burning room during a controlled burn near Alexandria on Monday. (Contributed)
The burn
June 5, 2015 - 12:00am
February 10, 2015
Alexandria firefighters respond to a house fire on Westwood Drive. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)
UPDATE: AFD responds to house fire in Alexandria
February 10, 2015 - 4:24pm
October 15, 2014
Alexandria fire captain Chris Johnson collects a donation from a motorist on Saturday morning.
Fill the Boot raises $7,500 for muscular dystrophy
October 15, 2014 - 12:00am
October 11, 2014
Alexandria firefighter Chris Johnson collects a donation from a motorist at the intersection of Third Avenue and Nokomis Street this morning. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)
Alexandria Fire Department works to 'Fill the Boot'
October 11, 2014 - 11:33am
October 8, 2014
Members of the Alexandria Fire Department demonstrated the procedure used to get close enough to a burning propane tank in order to shut off the fuel supply during the department’s open house event Monday evening at the fire station. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)
A glimpse into fighting fires
October 8, 2014 - 12:00am
September 18, 2014
Alexandria Fire Department firefighters complete a 343-step climb at Viking Towers in Alexandria to honor the firefighters who gave their lives in the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)
Local firefighters pay tribute to 9/11 victims
September 18, 2014 - 2:38pm
August 29, 2014
Alexandria Fire Department earns Life Safety Award
August 29, 2014 - 12:00am
August 1, 2014
Explorers to host car wash fundraiser
August 1, 2014 - 12:00am