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1 Hurt In Minnetonka House Fire

One person was hurt after a house fire in Minnetonka early Saturday morning. Crews were called to the fire on the 5500 block of Eden Prairie Road just after 2:30 a.m.

02/28/2015

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3 Dogs Perish In Crystal House Fire

Three dogs died Thursday afternoon in a Crystal, Minnesota, house fire.

02/26/2015

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4 Things To Know: Feb. 26, 2015

Here’s a look at the four most notable stories you need to know about for the morning of Thursday, Feb. 26. First, firefighters battled an intense fire overnight in south Minneapolis in frigid temps. The fire was along the 3700 block of Park Avenue South.

02/26/2015

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1 Firefighter Injured After Overnight Fire In Minneapolis

A massive fire broke out overnight in Minneapolis Thursday. According to the Minneapolis Fire Department, around 1:30 a.m. crews responded to a call of a fire in the 3700 block of Park Avenue South.

02/26/2015

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Woman Seriously Hurt In Blaine House Fire

Fire officials in the north metro say a woman suffered serious injuries Tuesday night after a home she was in became engulfed in flames.

02/25/2015

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Cigarette Found To Be Cause Of North Mankato House Fire

No one was injured after a house fire in North Mankato Tuesday evening. According to the North Mankato Police Department, around 9:35 p.m. an officer was out on patrol when they discovered a house fire in the 1200 block of Lake Street.

02/25/2015

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Roof Collapses In Hudson House Fire

Four people are safe after a house fire in Hudson, Wis. broke out overnight Friday. According to fire officials, crews responded to a call shortly after midnight of a house fire on the corner of Oak Street and 3rd Street.

02/20/2015

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Family Displaced In 1 Of 2 Overnight NE Minneapolis Fires

The Minneapolis Fire Department battled two fires – and bitter cold – in northeast Minneapolis overnight. Shortly before 1 a.m. Wednesday, firefighters responded to the first fire, located at 81 St. Anthony Parkway. Upon arrival, firefighters saw smoke showing from the roof of a large warehouse and learned that an aluminum pile was burning inside.

02/18/2015

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No One Injured After Fire At Steel Manufacturing Plant

A spark from work being conducted to close to a combustible metal caused a fire to break out at a steel manufacturing plant in Minneapolis early Wednesday morning.

02/18/2015

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Vigil To Be Held For Girl, 4, Who Died In Fire

On Sunday afternoon, there is going to be a candlelight vigil and benefit for a St. Paul family who lost everything after a house fire, including their 4-year-old daughter.

02/15/2015

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2 Treated For Smoke Inhalation After Stearns Co. Mobile Home Fire

Two adults were treated for smoke inhalation after a mobile home caught fire in Stearns Co. Thursday night. According to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, officers received a call around 10:30 p.m. Thursday of a fire in a mobile home that was thought to be occupied in the 18400 block of 332nd Street in Avon Township.

02/13/2015

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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

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Cottage Grove Home Damaged In Fire

A Cottage Grove home was damaged after a fire broke out Monday night. The fire started around 8:30 p.m. Monday at a home on Hilton Trail.

02/10/2015

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4-Year-Old Girl Dead After St. Paul Fire

A child is dead after a fire in St. Paul late Sunday night. According to the St. Paul Fire Department, crews received a call around 8:30 p.m. of a fire in the 500 block of Jessamine Avenue.

02/09/2015

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Fire Destroys Apartments, Bar In Downtown Winona

An early morning fire destroyed part of a building in downtown Winona Friday. According to the Winona Fire Chief, crews responded to a call around 12:30 a.m. of a fire in the 150 block of East 3rd Street.

02/06/2015

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Roseville Fire Crews Respond To 2nd Early Morning Residential Fire In A Week

The Roseville Fire Department says firefighters responded to the second early morning residential fire in a week Wednesday morning.

01/28/2015

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1 Injured After House Explosion In Beltrami Co.

One person was injured after a house explosion in Beltrami County, according to the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities said around 5:35 p.m. Monday the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an explosion near Carr Lake Road Southwest in Grant Valley Township.

01/27/2015

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Roseville Apartment Fire Kills 2 Cats

The Roseville Fire Department says that two residents escaped an apartment fire Monday morning that caused an estimated $80,000 worth of damage to the building and killed two pets.

01/26/2015

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Vigil Held For Brooklyn Center Toddler Killed In Fire

A Brooklyn Center community is grieving the loss of a 2-year-old boy who was killed in a fire last week. Friends and family gathered for a vigil to remember Keoni Holt. Firefighters pulled the little boy from a burning apartment building on Jan. 16.

01/24/2015

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Woman Rescued From North Mpls. House Fire In Good Condition

The 49-year-old woman hospitalized over the weekend following a north Minneapolis house fire is now in good condition.

01/20/2015

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St. Paul Church Damaged By Arson Holds Fundraiser

members of a church in St. Paul are gathering Saturday night to rebuild after an arsonist destroyed part of it. Flames destroyed an addition to Saint Mark Evangelical Lutheran Church on Dec. 12, ruining some classrooms and offices. Gregory Louis Knox, 27, turned himself in to police hours after the fire.

01/17/2015

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Police: 2-Year-Old Pulled From Brooklyn Center Apt. Fire Dies

A 2-year-old child is dead after being pulled from a Brooklyn Center apartment fire late Friday morning, according to police.

01/16/2015

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Study: Workers Aren’t Prepared To Handle Oil Accident

A new report says Minnesota’s firefighters and first responders aren’t adequately prepared to handle an oil spill or fiery accident. Most local governments don’t have the equipment to respond to an oil accident, according to a Department of Public Safety report released this week. More than half of the workers surveyed said they need more training.

01/16/2015

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Man Jumps From Burning Building In Savage

A fire tore through a Twin Cities townhouse building Thursday morning, forcing a man to leap for his life. People could see the smoke for miles as the right half of the complex on West 144th Street burned.

01/15/2015

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1 Killed, Firefighter Injured In 2 Overnight Mpls. Fires

One person is dead and one firefighter suffered minor injuries in two separate fires in Minneapolis overnight. The two fires were also called in minutes apart, stretching the resources of the Minneapolis Fire Department. This is the second deadly fire in Minneapolis this year. Firefighters also had to battle with overnight temperatures that dipped well below zero.

01/13/2015

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