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April 23, 2014
Caution tape was placed around the Kleins’ burned home to keep people out of the abandoned looking building. (Annie Harman/Echo Press)
Four minutes to make a hero
April 23, 2014 - 12:00am
April 11, 2014
The fire seemed concentrated on the north side of the house. A truck and a four-wheeler parked in the driveway also caught fire. (Annie Harman/Echo Press)
Neighbor helps couple escape Belle River fire
April 11, 2014 - 12:00am
February 26, 2014
Tearza Repp received a lifesaving award from Alexandria Fire Department leaders (left to right) Bill Thoennes, Tom Partington, Dennis Stark and Chief Jeff Karrow during Monday night’s city council meeting. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
11-year-old honored for saving lives in house fire
February 26, 2014 - 12:00am
February 12, 2014
Fire engulfed a home on 10th Avenue SW, Alexandria, west of Town Hall Road, early Sunday morning. (Contributed)
Another weekend, another bad fire
February 12, 2014 - 12:00am
January 24, 2014
House fires on the rise
January 24, 2014 - 9:15am
January 21, 2014
Firefighters battle a house fire through temperatures of 15 degrees below zero at Olson’s Mobile Home Park in Alexandria on Monday. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)
Fire and ice
January 21, 2014 - 11:20pm
Echo Press file photo
The West Central Minnesota Red Cross helped the victim of this house fire south of Garfield last month. Assisting at the scene of a fire is just one of the many emergencies the agency responds to. (Echo Press file photo)
In disasters big and small, local Red Cross is there
January 21, 2014 - 11:19pm
House fire reported in Brandon
January 21, 2014 - 11:17pm
Fond memories of house lost to fire
January 21, 2014 - 2:52pm
January 20, 2014
Firefighters battle a house fire at Olson's Mobile Home Park in Alexandria on Tuesday evening. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)play button
UPDATE 8:30 a.m. Firefighters battle mobile home fire (w/video)
January 20, 2014 - 10:35pm
January 15, 2014
Alexandria firefighters were called to a fully involved fire at 409 Elm Street at about 5 a.m. Tuesday morning. They were still on scene as of 8 a.m. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
Fire early Tuesday morning damages Alexandria home
January 15, 2014 - 8:55am
January 5, 2011
Contributed by Michelle Shores
Firefighters from Evansville, Ashby and Brandon worked together to battle a New Year's Eve fire in Evansville. The blaze started in a garage and destroyed the home of Dennis and Nancy Shores.
Two fires 20 minutes apart
January 5, 2011 - 12:00am