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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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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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