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Alexandria Fire Department

January 2, 2014
Just after 5 p.m. Monday, fire extensively damaged the home at 828 Westwood Drive in Alexandria. Investigators are looking into what caused the fire. (Amy Chaffins/Echo Press)
House fire causes extensive damage in Alexandria
January 2, 2014 - 3:41pm
October 16, 2013
An Osakis firefighter demonstrated how quickly kitchen grease fires can spread during a fire prevention open house. (Echo Press file photo)
Kitchen fire burns family out of home
October 16, 2013 - 8:33am
September 13, 2013
Alexandria firefighters ceremoniously ascended the stairway at Viking Towers in Alexandria on September 11, 2013 in honor of their fallen brethren on 9/11. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)
Twin Towers will not be forgotten
September 13, 2013 - 9:16am
2013 Alexandria Fire Department Explorers ranked 4th at the Governor's Fire Prevention Day on August 23, 2013. Explorers Nick Partington, Max Jacobson, Jaylen Olson-Rodel, Riley Steidl, Capt. Kendon Koep, Mitch Roers, Quinton Nienaber and Logan Steidl posed for a group photo at the Minnesota State Fair. (Contributed)
AFD Explorers extinguish 20 teams at state fair
September 13, 2013 - 9:14am
October 10, 2012
Madi Stier was one of many children who found out what it was like to get behind the wheel of a fire truck in Osakis Sunday. (Echo Press photos by Lowell Anderson and Al Edenloff)play button
Area children learn about fire dangers
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
August 29, 2012
A suspected electrical fire burned a hole through the back of Tim Olson's house on Bluffs Road Friday afternoon. (Echo Press photo by Crystal Dey)
August was one hot month for firefighters
August 29, 2012 - 12:00am
June 15, 2012
Alex plans warm welcome for firefighters
June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
November 5, 2010
Those taking part in the SCOTT Fire Fighter Combat Challenge in Evansville, Indiana included (left to right) Chris Eddy, Shaynen Schmidt, Aaron Zollner, Bill "Same" Thoennes and Shane Schmidt.
Firefighters fit for duty
November 5, 2010 - 12:00am
October 29, 2010
Alexandria fire chief to attend national leadership symposium
October 29, 2010 - 12:00am
October 1, 2010
A hot event!
October 1, 2010 - 12:00am
Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff
Cigarettes start roof fire
September 1, 2010 - 12:00am
August 20, 2010
Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson
Ears to you
August 20, 2010 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff
Fire consumed a detached shed in the backyard of a rented house at 607 5th Avenue East Thursday. The flames and smoke attracted several bystanders.
Powerlines crackle during shed fire
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
May 7, 2010
Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson
Students learn about live-saving safety tips
May 7, 2010 - 12:00am
September 2, 2009
Echo Press photo by Celeste Beam
The Elvira Hughes residence at 112 North Nokomis suffered damage last Thursday.
Fire damages garage on Nokomis
September 2, 2009 - 12:00am