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Firefighters Rescue Woman From Burning Apartment

Firefighters in Duluth rescued a woman from her burning apartment.

Authorities say heavy fire broke out on the second and third levels of the three-story buildin Thursday afternoon. Firefighters found a woman whose exit was blocked by falling burning debris. They were able to help the woman out of the building. She was treated at the scene by paramedics.

05/01/2015

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NE Mpls. House Damaged After Early Morning Fire

Crews are cleaning up after a fire in northeast Minneapolis overnight. According to the Minneapolis Fire Department, firefighters responded to a call around 3:30 a.m. of a house fire in the 600 block of 24th Avenue.

05/01/2015

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Several Crews Battling Fire At Western MN Pork Plant

Crews from at least five fire departments are on the scene of a fire at a pork production plant in western Minnesota Wednesday afternoon, according to the Renville County Sheriff’s Office.

04/29/2015

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Fire Burns Tank At Superior, Wis. Refinery

Authorities say an explosion and fire at a Superior oil refinery poses no danger to the public. Superior Fire Chief Steve Panger says the explosion happened in an empty asphalt tank at the Calumet Oil Refinery just before 3:30 p.m.

04/28/2015

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Crews Knock Down Northern Minn. Grain Elevator Fire

Fire crews in northwestern Minnesota worked overnight and into Tuesday morning battling flames in an old grain elevator.

04/28/2015

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This Week’s Weather Making For High Fire Danger

State officials say the week’s forecast of dry and warm weather means that Minnesota will be at risk of high fire danger.

04/27/2015

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No Injuries In St. Paul Duplex Fire That Displaced 15

Eastern Minnesota authorities say no one was injured in a duplex fire that displaced 15 people over the weekend. The St. Paul Fire Department says the Sunday blaze started after oil was left cooking on a hot stove.

04/27/2015

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Fire Destroys Eagan Home

No one is hurt after a big house fire in the south metro. Police say the fire broke out on the 1500 block of Skyline Trail in Eagan sometime after 8 p.m. Smoke could be seen as far as six miles away. A man and two kids in the home smelled smoke and got out safely.

04/23/2015

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Crews Fight Fire At Bloomington Condo

Crews in Bloomington have been working to put out a fire that began early Monday morning. According to officials, the fire began shortly after 6 a.m. at a condo in the 8700 block of Aldrich Avenue South.

04/20/2015

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Grass Fire Gets Dangerously Close To Hugo School, Homes

A grass fire northeast of the Twin Cities came dangerously close to houses and a school Thursday afternoon. Blackened grass now sits just across the sidewalk outside of Oneka Elementary School in Hugo.

04/16/2015

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After West Broadway Fire, The Question Is: ‘What’s Next?’

Investigators have yet to fin what sparked a fire that damaged five historic buildings in north Minneapolis.

04/16/2015

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Driver’s Cigarette Butt Lights Car, Grass On Fire

A driver trying to toss a cigarette butt out her open window ended up burning her car down to wreckage and starting a grass fire that burned through two acres of land.

04/15/2015

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Fire Destroys Greenhouse, Damages Two Other Businesses

More than 150 firefighters from more than a dozen north metro departments responded Wednesday morning to battle a massive fire near Forest Lake that destroyed a greenhouse and damaged two other businesses.

04/15/2015

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5 Businesses Lost In 3-Alarm North Minneapolis Fire

Crews responded to a fire in North Minneapolis Wednesday morning. Few details were immediately available, but the fire was reportedly at Dupont Avenue North and Broadway Avenue North.

04/15/2015

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Police: Some Evidence Files Damaged In Mpls. City Hall Fire

The Minneapolis Police Department has closed its Property Room after a fire in Minneapolis City Hall’s sub-basement early Monday morning.

04/13/2015

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Fire At Waite Park Business Under Investigation

Officials in Waite Park are investigating the cause of an early Sunday morning fire at a granite-crushing company.

04/12/2015

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Officials: No One Hurt In Eagan House Fire

Officials in Eagan say no one was injured when a house caught fire early Sunday morning. City officials said fire crews and police responded to the fire on 1984 Chipmunk Court just before 3 a.m. The fire started on home’s deck, traveling up the siding and entered the home.

04/12/2015

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Burning Restrictions Extending To NE Minnesota

Spring burning restrictions will be extended to the northeastern Minnesota counties of Lake, Cook and St. Louis on Wednesday, the Department of Natural Resources says.

04/07/2015

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Overnight Fire Damages Roseville Home

An early morning garage fire spread throughout a Roseville home early Tuesday morning, fire officials said. According to officials, firefighters received a call just after 2 a.m. of a fire in the 2200 block of Marion Road.

04/07/2015

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St. Paul Fire Department Investigating After Overnight Fire

Fire officials are investigating after an a fire broke out in a St. Paul home early Monday morning. According to officials, the St. Paul Fire Department received a call around 1:15 a.m. of a house fire in the 300 block of King Street West.

04/06/2015

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Firefighter Injured, Home Destroyed In Maple Grove Fire

A firefighter suffered a minor injury and a family is without a home after a fire in Maple Grove early Sunday morning. Crews were called to Willowby Crossing around 6 a.m. after a neighbor initially reported an explosion.

04/05/2015

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2 Otsego Families Lose Everything In Wind-Fueled Fire

Two families are sorting through soot after fire burned their homes to the ground. Wednesday’s powerful winds and record heat fueled a fire through an Otsego development. Smoke filled the area as the fast-moving fire jumped from house to house.

04/02/2015

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Seven Departments Respond To Shakopee Building Fire

Dozens of firefighters spent the night battling a fire in Shakopee. The fire was in a commercial building on County Road 101 that houses four businesses.

03/29/2015

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1 Dead, 2 Injured In Woodbury Senior Care Facility Fire

One person is dead after a fire broke out at a senior care facility in Woodbury early Friday morning. According to Washington County Dispatch, officials received a call at 4:17 a.m. of a fire at Woodbury Healthcare Center.

03/27/2015

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1 Dead In St. Louis County Fire

A man was found dead after a home burned in St. Louis County.

Heavy flames were visible through the roof of a one-story home in Solway Township Thursday afternoon.

03/26/2015

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