Apartment Fire

(credit: CBS)

2 Families Displaced After Brooklyn Park Apartment Fire

Authorities say two families are displaced after an apartment fire in Brooklyn Park on Sunday. Crews were called to an apartment complex on the 6300 block of Boone Avenue North Sunday afternoon after a report of a fire.

04/12/2015

(credit: St. Paul Fire Department)

St. Paul Apartment Fire Sends 2 To Hospital

Authorities say four people were hurt, two hospitalized, in an apartment fire Tuesday afternoon in downtown St. Paul. The St. Paul Fire Department received a report of a fire at an apartment complex in the 500 block of St. Peter Street.

03/31/2015

(credit: Jupiter Images)

1 Dead After Mpls. Apartment Fire

Officials in Minneapolis say an apartment fire Thursday morning has left one person dead, marking the fourth fire fatality in the city this year.

03/19/2015

(credit: Jupiter Images)

5 Apartments Evacuated After Mankato House Fire

Five apartments in a Mankato house have been evacuated after a blaze that apparently started in a fireplace chimney. One of the building’s residents tells The Mankato Free Press he smelled smoke from his third-floor apartment around 8 p.m. Thursday.

02/13/2015

(credit: CBS)

1 Year On, Some Victims Of Mpls. Apt. Explosion Still Homeless

The cause of a deadly New Year’s Day fire in Minneapolis remains a mystery one year later. Three people were killed and more than a dozen injured when the explosion and fire ripped through an apartment building in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood.

01/01/2015

(credit: CBS)

Minneapolis Fire Battalion Chief Suffers Minor Injuries In Crash

A Minneapolis fire official suffered minor injuries early Wednesday morning after being involved in a crash while responding to a call, authorities said.

12/31/2014

(credit: Jupiter Images)

3 Injured In Hibbing Apartment Fire

Three people were injured after a fire in Hibbing Thursday afternoon. According to fire officials, the fire broke out in an apartment building around 2:30 p.m.

11/28/2014

(credit: Jupiter)

Woman Killed In Fridley Apt. Fire ID’d

A woman who died after firefighters pulled her from a burning Fridley apartment building has been identified. Police said the fire broke out around 5:42 a.m. Saturday morning in the 1600 block of 73rd Avenue Northeast.

11/09/2014

(credit: CBS)

1 Dead After Fridley Apartment Fire

A woman was taken to the hospital after a fire broke out in a Fridley apartment building early Saturday morning. Police said the fire broke out just before 6 a.m. in the 1600 block of 73rd Avenue Northeast.

11/08/2014

(credit: CBS)

Help Students Impacted By Brooklyn Center Fire

More than 20 Twin Cities students lost their homes to an apartment fire earlier this week. The Anoka-Hennepin School District says some of them came to school Monday in pajamas and without shoes.

11/06/2014

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Moorhead Fire Marshal Suspects Arson In Apt. Blaze

A reward is being offered for information about a suspected arson at a Moorhead apartment building Monday morning. Crews responded at 6:30 a.m. to an apartment fire at 2408 3rd Avenue North. No one was hurt, and firefighters were able to quickly put out the blaze.

11/03/2014

(credit: CBS)

Brooklyn Center Apartment Evacuated After Fire Rekindles

Authorities say residents of an apartment complex in Brooklyn Center had to be evacuated early Monday morning after a fire that started there Sunday night rekindled. Crews were called to the 600 block of 69th Avenue North at about 4 a.m. Monday. The original fire started at the complex at about 6 p.m. Sunday.

11/03/2014

(credit: James Deitch)

Resident, Firefighter Injured In Mpls. Apartment Fire

Officials say two people suffered injuries Sunday after a fire started in a Minneapolis apartment building.

10/19/2014

(credit: CBS)

Fire Damages Minneapolis Apartment, 1 Injured

Authorities said one person was injured and an apartment was damaged in a fire Sunday morning in south Minneapolis. Crews were called to the 3100 block of 22nd Avenue South at about 6:30 a.m. on a report of a fire at a three-story apartment building.

09/07/2014

(credit: CBS)

Crews Battle 3-Alarm Fire At Brooklyn Park Apartments

Fire crews battled a three-alarm fire at an apartment complex on the 5500 block of Brookdale Drive early Friday morning. The fire started on the second floor of the Moonraker Apartments complex and spread upstairs to the third.

05/30/2014

(credit: CBS)

Man, Child Rescued From Apartment Fire In St. Paul

Authorities said a man and child were unconscious and hospitalized after being rescued from an apartment fire in St. Paul Friday morning. Crews were called to an apartment building on the 1800 block of E. 7th Street on a report of a small fire just after 10 a.m.

04/25/2014

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Fire Displaces Residents At Bloomington Apartment Complex

Three adults were displaced from their apartment building following a Thursday morning fire. The fire began in the early morning hours at a complex on the 5200 block of West 98th Street in Bloomington.

04/17/2014

(credit: CBS)

4 Hospitalized After Apartment Fire In Brooklyn Park

Authorities said four people were hospitalized after fire broke out early Tuesday morning at an apartment complex in Brooklyn Park. Crews were called to the Huntington Place Apartments on the 5800 block of 73rd Avenue just after 1 a.m.

04/01/2014

(credit: CBS)

Electrical Short Likely Caused Mahnomen Apt. Fire

Firefighters from as many as 10 departments are battling a large fire Friday morning at a small apartment complex in Mahnomen County, authorities said. Crews responded to the fire on Main Street in Mahnomen at about 2:30 a .m.

02/28/2014

(credit: Jupiter)

9-Year-Old In Good Condition After Rescue From Apt. Fire

A nine-year-old girl is in good condition at Regions Hospital after being rescued from an apartment fire in St. Paul on Monday morning. The fire began around 10:45 a.m. in an illegal basement bedroom at 343 Maple Street, where there were no escape windows or smoke alarms, according to the St. Paul Fire Department. Firefighters found Nevaeh Sellers in the basement near a burning mattress. She was breathing when she was brought out of the building.

02/19/2014

(credit: CBS)

Concert Held To Benefit Victims Of Cedar Avenue Fire

The community came together Friday night to help piece together the lives torn apart by a devastating apartment fire.

01/24/2014

(credit: CBS)

Benefit Concert For Minneapolis Fire Victims

The Cedar Cultural Center is holding a benefit concert for victims of an apartment fire and explosion that killed three people near downtown Minneapolis. The goal of Friday night’s concert is to raise money for victims and their family members. Organizers say it’s also a chance to bring the community together.

01/24/2014

(credit: CBS)

Cedar To Hold Benefit For Mpls. Fire Victims

The Cedar Cultural Center will hold a benefit concert to raise money for victims of a fatal apartment building fire near downtown Minneapolis. The concert takes place Jan. 24 at The Cedar, located on the Minneapolis West Bank. The Cedar is just down the street from where the New Year’s Day fire and explosion killed three people. The fire also destroyed a grocery store on the ground level and displaced tenants in 10 apartments.

01/11/2014

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Fire Officials: No Injuries After Mpls. Apartment Fire

Firefighters quickly snuffed out an apartment fire Thursday evening on the city’s south side, the Minneapolis Fire Department says.

01/09/2014

(credit: CBS)

Victim Of Minn. Apartment Explosion Identified

Authorities have released the name of the second man whose body was recovered from the rubble of a Minneapolis apartment building explosion.

01/06/2014

more