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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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Firefighters Blaming Budget Cuts For Injuries

The Walker Community Church fire on May 27 was caused by lightning and injured five firefighters as they fought the blaze.

06/14/2012

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Fire The Teachers, The Cops And The Firefighters?

Remember when Republicans praised first responders? Remember when Republicans where Leaving No Child Behind? There was a time, not so long ago, when the people who kept us safe and the people who educated our […]

06/12/2012

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City Of Golden Valley Says It’s Seeking Firefighters

The city of Golden Valley is hosting a Firefighter Recruitment Expo next week in hopes of adding to its force, officials announced Thursday.

06/07/2012

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Firefighters Injured In Mpls Church Fire Identified

The five firefighters injured in Sunday’s south Minneapolis church fire have been identified.

05/29/2012

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5 Mpls. Firefighters Injured Battling Church Fire

Five Minneapolis firefighters were injured battling a raging church fire, according to fire officials.

05/27/2012

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Firefighters Working To Put Out Hot Spots In Ely Fire

Firefighters are still working to extinguish hot spots in that wildfire in northeastern Minnesota, but have allowed residents back into their homes.

05/19/2012

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Firefighters Douse Hot Spots From Forest Fire

Firefighters worked Friday to douse the hot spots left from a forest fire that came dangerously close to the popular tourist town of Ely in northeastern Minnesota.

05/18/2012

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Firefighters: Dog Pees On Electrical Outlet, Starts Fire Inside Chaska Home

A family dog started a fire inside a Chaska home after climbing atop a pile of items and relieving itself onto an electrical outlet last week.

05/09/2012

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1 Firefighter Hurt In North Minneapolis Blaze

Minneapolis firefighters got out just in time after a fire Saturday morning on Lowry Avenue brought a building’s walls down, authorities say.

04/28/2012

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Ex-Firefighter Pleads Guilty To Conspiring To Distribute Cocaine

A 34-year-old former Minneapolis firefighter has pleaded guilty to conspiring to distribute more than five kilograms of cocaine.

04/02/2012

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Veteran Firefighter Charged In Meth-Selling Case

A veteran Minneapolis firefighter has been charged with fifth-degree possession after police found meth in his locker.

03/28/2012

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Police: Minneapolis Firefighter Arrested In Drug Probe

A Minneapolis firefighter has been arrested in a narcotics investigation, accused of having meth on him — at his station.

03/27/2012

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Authorities: Firefighters Battle St. Paul Basement Fire

Firefighters battled a basement fire in the St. Paul home of a 77-year-old woman Monday morning, authorities said.

02/20/2012

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Firefighters In Carver Co. Find Woman’s Body

Firefighters in Carver County say they found the body of a woman while fighting a house fire in Dahlgren Township.

01/24/2012

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Firefighter Falls Through Floor In St. Paul House Fire

A firefighter was injured when he fell through a hole in the floor responding to a fire inside a St. Paul home, according to fire officials.

01/02/2012

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Neighbor Helps Man, 2 Kids Out Of Burning House

A neighbor helped a man and his two kids get out of a burning home in Plymouth Sunday afternoon moments before the fire department arrived.

01/01/2012

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$600K Goal Reached For MN Firefighters Memorial

A memorial for firefighters will be built on the State Capitol mall next year.

12/21/2011

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Woman Assaulted, Car Damaged Over Love Triangle

A 41-year-old Apple Valley woman is accused of assaulting another woman and damaging her car for her alleged role in a love triangle between firefighters, according to charges filed Wednesday in Dakota County Court.

11/16/2011

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Rain Expected To Prevent Forest Fire From Growing

A half-inch of rain over the next couple days is expected to keep a large forest fire from spreading in northeastern Minnesota.

09/20/2011

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Good Conditions Stalling Spread Of Minn. Wildfire

Firefighters expect a good day for gaining ground on a forest fire that has blackened 147 square miles of northeastern Minnesota.

09/19/2011

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Firefighters Moving Against Minn. Forest Fire

Crews attempting to contain a wildfire in a northern Minnesota wilderness area are working to continue their progress in the northwest corner of the fire as well as on the southern front.

09/17/2011

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BWCAW Forest Fire Stalls In Cooler Weather

A forest fire that smoldered for nearly a month on the Minnesota-Canada border before exploding this week to cover nearly 160 square miles is laying bare old disagreements over the best way to manage wildfire.

09/15/2011

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