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September 16, 2018
Vehicle catches fire near Alexandria
September 16, 2018 - 11:33pm
September 12, 2018
Cabin receives minor damage from fire
September 12, 2018 - 2:00pm
August 23, 2018
National Guard helping fight state forest wildfire in northwest Minnesota
August 23, 2018 - 4:39pm
June 9, 2018
Man hurt in kitchen fire
June 9, 2018 - 8:07am
April 30, 2018
Lightning from an early-morning thunderstorm struck two willow trees on the property of Gerry and Sonja Goblirsch on Lake Rachel near Holmes City Monday, April 30. Lightning also apparently struck an Alexandria home. (Contributed)
Lightning to blame for house fire
April 30, 2018 - 5:26pm
April 5, 2018
A vehicle caught fire after it veered off the road and struck a transformer box at the intersection of County Road 73 Northeast and East Lake Geneva Road Northeast. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Vehicle hits electrical box, catches fire
April 5, 2018 - 9:34am
March 14, 2018
The Parkers Prairie Fire Department, with mutual aid from the Miltona Fire Department, were called to a fire at Hart Travel in Parkers Prairie shortly after 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 14. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Fire contained at Parkers Prairie business
March 14, 2018 - 6:50pm
February 26, 2018
Firefighters from Brandon, Evansville and Millerville fire departments work to put out a house fire at 18450 Stockhousen Road NW Monday afternoon. According to firefighters on scene, it was an old farm house and no one was home at the time of the fire. The house, which is located north of Evansville, was completely destroyed. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Updated: Fire near Evansville destroys farmhouse
February 26, 2018 - 2:15pm
February 23, 2018
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WATCH: Flames engulf Perrywinkle Marketplace in Otter Tail County
February 23, 2018 - 1:38pm
February 21, 2018
In the fire that claimed the life of her friend, Shandiin Rose Goodbird, Penny Parks lost most of her hair and sustained serious smoke damage and carbon monoxide poisoning. (Beth Leipholtz / Echo Press)
'I'm not ready to go': Woman survived fire, lost a friend and wants to help other disaster victims
February 21, 2018 - 6:11am
February 12, 2018
Standing in the living room, looking into the garage where a wood burning stove once was, a resident at 3505 Maple Drive Southeast, along with Alexandria Firefighter Bill Thoennes, looks over damage from a fire. The wood burning stove, which was moved outside, is the probable cause of the fire. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press) play button
Wood stove blamed for house fire
February 12, 2018 - 1:56pm
February 7, 2018
A firefighter sprays water on a barn that caught fire near Evansville Wednesday afternoon. (Izzy Rusch / Echo Press)
Fire destroys Evansville barn
February 7, 2018 - 6:31pm
January 24, 2018
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Answering the cry for help: Man helps neighbors escape deadly fire
January 24, 2018 - 6:48am
January 22, 2018
Shandiin Goodbird, 19, who was living in Alexandria, died in a fire Monday, Jan. 15. She is originally from Fort Totten, North Dakota, but was attending college in Alexandria for fashion design and management. (Contributed photo)
Fire victim described as outgoing, motivated
January 22, 2018 - 2:56pm
January 18, 2018
Victim identified in fatal fire
January 18, 2018 - 3:11pm