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January 18, 2018
Fire investigation: Cause of death released but not ID
January 18, 2018 - 12:36pm
January 16, 2018
Firefighters work to control a fire at 410 Fillmore Street in Alexandria early Monday, Jan. 15. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Update: Fire victim's identity not yet confirmed
January 16, 2018 - 5:54pm
A Bird Island home was destroyed in a fire Monday, Jan. 15, following a possible explosion. Forum News Service photo
Fire after possible explosion destroys central Minn. home
January 16, 2018 - 10:45am
January 12, 2018
Funeral for 'Jimmy' Chandler is Wednesday
January 12, 2018 - 2:43pm
Judith Young looks at the remains of her neighbor’s mobile home, which was lost in a fire on Friday, Jan. 5. The fire claimed the lives of the two residents, Rose Marie Couillard, 59, and James (Jimmy) Willis Chandler, Jr., 49. Because working smoke detectors were not located in the mobile home, Young has made an effort to supply every mobile home in the park with working equipment. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
Fire deaths a cause for alarm
January 12, 2018 - 1:01pm
January 9, 2018
Smoke billows out of a mobile home at 1611 Sixth Ave. E. in Alexandria, three hours after firefighters responded to the call. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
No smoke detectors in fatal fire
January 9, 2018 - 6:31pm
Smoking led to fatal fire, say investigators
January 9, 2018 - 5:54pm
January 7, 2018
Man dies in house fire in southwest Minnesota
January 7, 2018 - 5:58pm
January 5, 2018
Smoke billows out of a mobile home at 1611 Sixth Avenue East in Alexandria, three hours after firefighters responded to the call. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
Update: Two people die in mobile home fire - names released
January 5, 2018 - 8:44am
December 26, 2017
 The Hibbing house where three people were fatally injured by a fire early Tuesday. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
UPDATE: Northern Minn. fire claims three lives, two others injured
December 26, 2017 - 9:15pm
This home, located on Lake Amelia in Villard, caught fire the morning of Sunday, Dec. 17. (Contributed)
Villard lake home likely a loss after fire
December 26, 2017 - 9:19am
December 18, 2017
An early morning fire destroyed a garage at 2015 Homestead Road NE near Nelson Saturday. The detached garage was a total loss. Two nearby vehicles were also heavily damaged. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Fire destroys garage, damages vehicles near Nelson
December 18, 2017 - 12:07pm
December 2, 2017
A grass fire broke out at midday about six miles north of Kensington on Saturday, Dec. 2. (contributed / Brooke Knabe)
Grass fire burns 30 acres near Kensington
December 2, 2017 - 4:31pm
November 29, 2017
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NWS warns of fire danger in central Minn. lakes area
November 29, 2017 - 4:46pm
November 27, 2017
A 72-year-old man was fatally injured in a fire Saturday, Nov. 25, at a Detroit Lakes condominium. Special to The Forum
Detroit Lakes, Minn. man dies in fire at local condominium
November 27, 2017 - 3:59pm