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Police Pull Homeless Man’s Body From Mississippi

A homeless man died Saturday afternoon after he slipped into the Mississippi River, authorities say.

12/08/2012

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Faribault Firefighter Killed In Rollover Crash

A 21-year-old firefighter has died after his pickup truck rolled into the Cannon River on Saturday morning, according to authorities.

10/27/2012

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Memorial For Fallen Firefighters Finds New Home

Flags were flown at half-mast on Sunday to honor 207 Minnesota firefighters who paid the ultimate sacrifice in the name of duty and tradition.

09/30/2012

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1 Adult, 4 Children Displaced After House Fire

St. Paul firefighters had a tough time trying to get control of two early morning house fires.

09/30/2012

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Nowthen Man Runs Into Burning House, Saves Woman

Ramsey firefighters say a man, who didn’t hesitate to save a woman he didn’t know, is a hero.

09/25/2012

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11 Fire Departments Carry Memorial Sculpture To State Capitol

A new memorial to fallen firefighters is at the Capitol Tuesday after making a solemn journey.

09/25/2012

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Mpls. Firefighters Want You To ‘Fill The Boot’

Firefighters in Minneapolis are going to be asking you to Fill the Boot. The Fill-the-Boot campaign helps to raise funds for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

09/05/2012

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Firefighters Credit Animal Saving Skills To BART

It’s a rescue video that may make you look twice: Richfield firefighters working to resuscitate a dog that escaped a burning home. Sadly, the dog died Monday at a pet hospital. But work of the firefighters allowed the family to say goodbye. Fire crews credit a veterinarian training program for teaching them how save the lives of animals.

09/03/2012

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Firefighters Knock Down Fire At Dakota Co. Gun Range

Multiple fire departments battled a fire Tuesday night at a Dakota County business, authorities said.

07/31/2012

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Firefighters Battle Large Brush Fire In NW Minn.

Firefighters from several departments are battling a large brush fire near Ulen in northwestern Minnesota.

07/22/2012

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Firefighter Memorial Closer To Its New Home

A memorial honoring Minnesota firefighters who died in the line of duty is one step closer to its new home.

07/13/2012

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Crews Battle Fire At Minneapolis Home … Twice

Roofers, contractors, landscapers and gardeners may get the day off when it gets too hot, but firefighting is among the few outdoor professions that don’t have that luxury.

07/05/2012

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Firefighters Battle House Fire In Washington Co.

Firefighters are battling a house fire in Newport, Minn., that started Monday afternoon.

07/02/2012

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Shakopee Firefighters Battle Fire In Sweltering Temps

With the thermometer in the 90’s, there are few tougher jobs than fighting a fire. But that’s what firefighters had to do in Shakopee Sunday.

07/01/2012

Colorado's High Park Fire Burns 37,000 Acres, Forces Evacuations

Former WCCO Radio Host Describes Colorado Fires

Former WCCO over-night host Al Malmberg reported on the terrible fires near his home in Fort Collins, Colorado.

06/27/2012

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