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May 6, 2019
Firefighters from the Alexandria Fire Department battle a house fire at 2180 Sunfish Lane SW near Lake Andrew Friday evening. The Forada Fire Department also responded to the scene. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Fire damages house near Lake Andrew
May 6, 2019 - 10:51am
March 30, 2019
Fire damages house in Nelson
March 30, 2019 - 7:46am
March 14, 2019
Firefighters work on the roof of the Runestone Community Center Wednesday. (Jared Rubado / Echo Press)
Firefighters called to RCC
March 14, 2019 - 3:47pm
Wadena County dispatch received a 911 call regarding a house on fire at 10:29 p.m. Feb. 13 in Menahga. Forum News Service
Body found in house fire in Menahga
February 14, 2019 - 11:37am
February 4, 2019
The Osakis Fire Department received a grant to purchase a new washer and dryer for their turnout gear. Firefighters are seen hear battling a fire last May. (Echo Press file photo)
Grants aid area fire departments: Money will help buy new washers, dryers
February 4, 2019 - 6:12am
February 1, 2019
Firefighters from Miltona and Parkers Prairie respond to a structure fire on 4th Avenue in Miltona late Friday afternoon. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Miltona, Parkers Prairie fire departments respond to duplex fire
February 1, 2019 - 6:22pm
Firefighters from 11 departments battled a blaze at SunOpta in January 2011 when temperatures were at least 20 degree below zero. (Echo Press file photo)
Fighting fires in winter more challenging
February 1, 2019 - 7:08am
January 25, 2019
Firefighters from Alexandria and Carlos fight a blaze that destroyed a building at 7148 County Road 42 near Carlos Corners Friday morning. Carlos Fire Chief Jake Steidl said there were no injuries. (Karen Tolkkinen / Echo Press)
Fire destroys building near Carlos
January 25, 2019 - 10:16am
January 23, 2019
Firefighters battle big blaze in Glenwood
January 23, 2019 - 11:20am
January 17, 2019
Volunteer firefighters and other emergency personnel went above and beyond while responding to a chimney fire last week, according to the owner of the home, Jon Gackle. (Contributed photo)
Commentary: Fire response was inspiring
January 17, 2019 - 6:28am
January 10, 2019
Central Minnesota woman dies after her clothes catch fire
January 10, 2019 - 4:11pm
October 19, 2018
Three fire departments battle field fire
October 19, 2018 - 8:36am
October 4, 2018
Special to Forum News Service
Boom lift strikes power line near Fergus Falls construction site, catches fire
October 4, 2018 - 1:59pm
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