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Elk River House Fire Claims Life Of Male Victim, Dog

An Elk River house fire has claimed the lives of one male occupant and a dog, according to city officials.

08/28/2015

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Police: St. Cloud Woman Dies In House Fire

Authorities say one person died and another was hurt after a house fire in St. Cloud Sunday afternoon. The St. Cloud Police and Fire Departments were called at about 1:37 p.m. to a report of a fire at 2041 Northway Circle.

08/17/2015

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Firefighters Help Occupants In Wheelchairs Out Of Burning Mpls. House

Firefighters in Minneapolis helped two people in wheelchairs get out of a house Monday afternoon after its back porch caught fire.

08/17/2015

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Sheriff: Yellow Medicine County Home Heavily Damaged By Fire

An unoccupied home in western Minnesota was heavily damaged in a fire early Sunday morning, according to the Yellow Medicine County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities were called at about 2:59 a.m. Sunday to a report of a fire at a residence in the city of Echo

08/16/2015

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7 Escape Minneapolis House Fire, Firefighter Hospitalized

A house fire spread to a neighboring residence before being knocked down by fire crews Saturday morning in Minneapolis. The fire happened just before 7 a.m. on the 3500 block of 3rd Avenue South.

08/15/2015

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Sheriff: 2 Burned In Sherburne County House Fire

A 57-year-old Haven Township man has been severely burned and a 17-year-old suffered minor burns in a house fire Friday morning, according to the Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office.

08/14/2015

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Roseville Firefighters Get Hands-On Training In Controlled House Fire

Roseville firefighters spent Saturday morning putting out a fire, but it was just what they expected. The blaze was a drill — a live fire training session.

08/01/2015

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Man Arrested For Interfering With Firefighters In Granite Falls

Charles Adam Howell, 27, was arrested for disorderly conduct and interfering with firefighters. He’s also being charged for property damage, after a witness saw him puncture a nearby vehicle’s tire, according to police.

07/31/2015

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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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