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September 24, 2016
Firefighters from Brandon and Alexandria work at the scene of a grain elevator fire in downtown Brandon Friday night. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)play button
Update: Fire reported at grain elevator in Brandon (w/video)
September 24, 2016 - 12:14am
September 19, 2016
Fire destroys hay shed in Forada
September 19, 2016 - 7:26am
September 16, 2016
Firefighters spray foam onto a garbage truck that caught fire on Interstate 94 in Douglas County on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016. (Jeff Beach / Echo Press)play button
Garbage truck catches fire on I-94 w/video
September 16, 2016 - 9:39am
Firefighters spray foam onto a garbage truck that caught fire on Interstate 94 in Douglas County on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016. (Jeff Beach / Echo Press)play button
Garbage truck catches fire on I-94
September 16, 2016 - 12:00am
September 6, 2016
Morris police officers guarded the building and police tape blocked the front entrances to the Bello Cucina restaurant in Morris after an early morning fire damaged the building. (Sue Dieter | Sun Tribune)
Fire damages Bello Cucina in Morris
September 6, 2016 - 10:05am
September 4, 2016
This photo was taken Monday, two days after a fire gutted a house in Garfield. It's located at 4438 County Road 40, across the street from the Cenex gas station. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
Fire damages house in Garfield
September 4, 2016 - 11:57pm
August 12, 2016
Increasing steps for safety
August 12, 2016 - 12:00am
July 19, 2016
Fire damages Alexandria business
July 19, 2016 - 11:31pm
May 21, 2016
Fire destroys mobile home
May 21, 2016 - 8:52am
May 5, 2016
A T41 jet air tanker drops fire retardant on a blaze north of Staples Wednesday afternoon. Fire fighters from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Staples and Verndale battled the 100 acre fire which burned quickly in a pine plantation near Oylen. (Steve Kohls | Forum News Service)
Large wildfire ignites north of Staples
May 5, 2016 - 8:24am
April 13, 2016
Flames burned through cattail sloughs and trees off of County Highway 78 SE south of Nelson Saturday evening. The fire burned about 75 acres before it was extinguished. Another grass fire burned about 100 acres near Carlos on Sunday. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Department is advising no burning due to the recent dry, windy conditions. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
Fire season
April 13, 2016 - 12:00am
April 9, 2016
Flames burned through cattail sloughs and trees off of County Highway 78 SE south of Nelson on Saturday night. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
UPDATED: Sheriff's office urges no burning after two fires burn hundreds of acres over the weekend
April 9, 2016 - 8:23pm
April 8, 2016
YOU ASKED: Can you burn things in the city limits?
April 8, 2016 - 12:00am
April 4, 2016
A shed fire in southeast Alexandria sent thick clouds of smoke into the air Monday afternoon. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)play button
UPDATE: Fire destroys shed in rural Alexandria (w/video)
April 4, 2016 - 8:35pm
March 30, 2016
Grass fire believed to have sparked barn fire
March 30, 2016 - 12:00am