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Body Of WA Woman, 82, Found In Burning Home Near Park Rapids

Firefighters found the remains of a 82-year-old Washington state woman in the aftermath of a house fire near Park Rapids Monday afternoon. The Hubbard County Sheriff’s Office says fire crews were called to a burning home on the north side of Portage Lake at 1 p.m.

07/28/2015

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Andover Man Convicted Of Murder In Burning Death Of Roommate

A 30-year-old Andover man was convicted of four counts of first-degree murder Thursday in the June 2014 burning death of his 55-year-old roommate at their Anoka County residence. A jury spent about two hours deliberating Thursday before Adam John Lilienthal was found guilty in the death of Scott David Yorek.

07/23/2015

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St. Paul Man Honored For Saving Family From House Fire

Donnell Gibson looks at a vacant lot in St. Paul and still sees the faces of three little kids. “Something didn’t sit right. I didn’t know exactly why they were standing there,” Gibson said.

07/21/2015

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Brooklyn Park Home Damaged By Fire

A fire damaged a Brooklyn Park home early Monday morning. According to police, the fire happened around 1:30 a.m. on Mississippi Circle North.

07/06/2015

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Crews Battle Eden Prairie House Fire

Everyone is OK after a house fire in Eden Prairie early Saturday morning. Officials say the fire call came in around midnight on the 10000 block of Laurel Drive.

07/04/2015

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2 Hospitalized, 2 Firefighters Evaluated After Mpls. House Fire

Two males have been hospitalized and two firefighters are being evaluated after a house fire in Minneapolis early Tuesday morning. According to the Minneapolis Fire Department, crews received a call at 3:43 a.m. from a neighbor of a house fire at a two-story home in the 2700 block of 18th Avenue South.

06/30/2015

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St. Cloud Police Investigate Suspicious House Fire

A house fire in St. Cloud is being investigated as suspicious, according to the St. Cloud Police Department.

06/25/2015

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Lightning Strike Causes House Fire In Cottage Grove

A Cottage Grove house caught on fire Saturday morning after a bolt of lightning struck the home. According to Washington County officials, around 6 a.m. a call came in reporting a fire in the 8400 block of Hyde Avenue.

06/20/2015

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3 Adults, 3 Dogs Survive Golden Valley House Fire

An alert neighbor helped three adults and three dogs escape a house fire in Golden Valley early Saturday morning. Crews were called to a home on the 5300 block of Culver Road just before 3:30 a.m. after a neighbor noticed black smoke pouring from the two-door garage next door.

06/13/2015

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Sheriff: 3 Dead In Sawyer County (Wis.) Shooting, House Fire

Three people died Saturday after a male reportedly shot his mother’s husband and then set their northwestern Wisconsin home on fire, according to the Sawyer County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities responded at about 11 a.m. to a residence at 16742 N Knutson Lake Road in the town of Edgewater after a woman reported that her son shot her husband and set their home on fire.

05/31/2015

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Multiple Agencies Respond To Orono House Fire

Multiple agencies responded Friday night to a two-alarm house fire in Orono. Officials say the blaze broke out at a home on the 130 block of Luce Line Ridge. No one was home when five different fire departments arrived at the scene.

05/22/2015

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Six Displaced In North Minneapolis House Fire

Authorities say a family of six has been displaced after a house fire in north Minneapolis Sunday morning. Crews were called to the 2800 block of Oliver Avenue North on a report of a fire.

05/10/2015

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Newport Man Drags Neighbor To Safety From Burning Home

Police are calling a young man a hero, for the way he helped a neighbor after an explosion in his home. Newport firefighters say a neighbor was at the home helping out with some renovations when a gas lawnmower blew up inside the garage.

05/09/2015

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Stearns Co. Fire Leaves House In Ruins

A house in Stearns County is a total loss after a fire Saturday afternoon. According to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, authorities arrived on scene at about 1:30 p.m. at a house two miles north of Cold Spring.

05/02/2015

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BCA Investigates Fatal Fire In SW Minnesota

Authorities are investigating the circumstances surrounding a house fire in Lyon County that killed two people Thursday morning. The sheriff’s office says crews responded to the fire just after 9 a.m. on the 1600 block of 180th Avenue in Balaton.

05/02/2015

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NE Mpls. House Damaged After Early Morning Fire

Crews are cleaning up after a fire in northeast Minneapolis overnight. According to the Minneapolis Fire Department, firefighters responded to a call around 3:30 a.m. of a house fire in the 600 block of 24th Avenue.

05/01/2015

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Man Charged In Deadly Finlayson House Fire

A 49-year-old man is charged with murder, arson and assault in connection with a deadly March fire in Finlayson. The Pine County Sheriff’s office says Robert Sam Raisch Jr. will face charges for second-degree murder, first-degree arson and first-degree assault.

04/28/2015

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Fire Destroys Eagan Home

No one is hurt after a big house fire in the south metro. Police say the fire broke out on the 1500 block of Skyline Trail in Eagan sometime after 8 p.m. Smoke could be seen as far as six miles away. A man and two kids in the home smelled smoke and got out safely.

04/23/2015

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Dog Dies In Fire At Home Attached To Hastings Taxidermy Business

A dog has been killed after a garage fire in Hastings early Saturday morning. Fire officials say it happened on the 1900 block of Oak Street. The fire started in the detached garage of the home, which is part of Sykora’s Taxidermy business.

04/18/2015

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Bemidji Area Home Destroyed In Grass Fire

High winds and dry conditions were a bad combination that caused several grass fires in the Bemidji area on Saturday. One of them destroyed an elderly man’s home.

04/12/2015

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Officials: No One Hurt In Eagan House Fire

Officials in Eagan say no one was injured when a house caught fire early Sunday morning. City officials said fire crews and police responded to the fire on 1984 Chipmunk Court just before 3 a.m. The fire started on home’s deck, traveling up the siding and entered the home.

04/12/2015

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Firefighter Injured, Home Destroyed In Maple Grove Fire

A firefighter suffered a minor injury and a family is without a home after a fire in Maple Grove early Sunday morning. Crews were called to Willowby Crossing around 6 a.m. after a neighbor initially reported an explosion.

04/05/2015

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3 Adults, 5 Children Displaced In North Minneapolis House Fire

Authorities said there were no injuries but a north Minneapolis home was heavily damaged in a fire Sunday afternoon. The Minneapolis Fire Department received a report of a house fire at about 4:20 p.m. on the 1500 block of Morgan Avenue North.

04/05/2015

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Windy, Dry Conditions Challenge Firefighters For 2nd Day

High winds and dry conditions made for a challenging past couple days for Minnesota firefighters. The Isanti Fire District says crews battled blazes in Bradford and Athens townships in Isanti County Thursday.

04/02/2015

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2 Otsego Families Lose Everything In Wind-Fueled Fire

Two families are sorting through soot after fire burned their homes to the ground. Wednesday’s powerful winds and record heat fueled a fire through an Otsego development. Smoke filled the area as the fast-moving fire jumped from house to house.

04/02/2015

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