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.
A rash of suspicious fires in a Bloomington neighborhood has left police puzzled and neighbors worried.
Officials say small fires continue to burn inside the Verso Paper Mill — and are expected to for some time.
A historic church in south Minneapolis has been destroyed by fire, and five firefighters were injured while battling the blaze. The Walker Community United Methodist Church went up in flames Sunday evening.
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.
A forest fire advanced within a few hundred yards of the popular tourist town of Ely on Thursday, prompting officials to evacuate a corner of the northeastern Minnesota community before firefighters stopped its advance.
When the DNR does a controlled burn, what happens to the wildlife? Good Question.
All the rain that came with Monday night’s storms helped dial down the risk of wildfires in the area.
Crews battled two fires early Wednesday morning. One was caused by a falling tree branch, but the other was due to a discarded cigarette.
BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. (WCCO) – Crews are looking into what started a business fire in Brooklyn Park overnight. Police say the fire appears suspicious. The fire happened around 4 a.m. Wednesday at Transportation and Automotive […]
In the past week, four separate fires have forced people from their homes around the state. Unattended cigarettes are to blame for fires in Mankato, Rochester, Hopkins, and Minneapolis, despite a 2008 law meant to reduce the risk of starting a fire.
Fire investigators think there may be a serial arsonist in Winona. In the past six weeks, there have been three fires in the same Winona neighborhood.
No diamond rings and fancy cars for the rich and famous — all they want is firewood from Minnesota.
This week an awful lot of us fired up our furnaces for the first time. And for some, including a Minneapolis family, there are problems.
Officials say the costs of fighting a huge forest fire in and near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area have reached $21 million.