Firefighter, All Star, America's Most Wanted

Mpls. Firefigher May Be Among Nation’s Most Inspiring

Among all the firefighters and other first responders in the country, a Minneapolis firefighter is in the running to be named one of the best.


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Forest Lake Firefighter Gets 76 Days In Jail For Wildfire

A Forest Lake firefighter will spend 76 days in jail starting on Monday, after pleading guilty to wildfire arson.


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Firefighter Hospitalized In Maplewood Fire

A firefighter was hospitalized Saturday night after battling a fire at a Maplewood apartment building.


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Minn. Firefighter Accused In S.D. Of Sex Crime

A 42-year-old Minnesota firefighter is accused of using Facebook to proposition a 14-year-old South Dakota girl.


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Forest Lake Firefighter Pleads Guilty To Starting Wildfire

A Forest Lake firefighter has pleaded guilty Tuesday to arson in the April 6, 2009 fire that burned more than 1,500 acres in and around the Carlos Avery Wildlife Refuge north of the Twin Cities.


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Hockey Referee’s Life Saved After Having Cardiac Arrest

Making saves are a key part of any hockey game, as goalies perform acrobatics to keep the opponent’s puck from entering the net. But the biggest save at a recent girl’s hockey tournament in Edina didn’t involve the puck at all, but rather, a referee.