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Minn. State Fire Marshal To Retire

Minnesota’s top fire official is retiring. State Fire Marshal Jerry Rosendahl will retire in December after 40 years with the Minnesota fire service, including nearly 10 years as fire marshal.


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Report Shows Fire Deaths Have Dropped In Minnesota

A report from the state Fire Marshal Division shows the number of fatalities caused by fire has decreased over the past 40 years. State Fire Marshal Jerry Rosendahl says officials are proud of the progress Minnesota has made.


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Fire Official: Take Illegal Sky Lanterns Off MN Shelves

You may want to celebrate a summer wedding or graduation with sky lanterns, like those seen in the Disney movie, “Tangled.”


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DPS: Minnesota Fire Deaths Up 31 Percent In 2011

A preliminary report released by the Minnesota Department of Public Safety Friday shows that fire deaths went up 31 percent in Minnesota from 2010 to 2011.


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Minnesota’s Fire Marshal Gets National Position

Minnesota’s fire marshal has been elected president of the National Association of State Fire Marshals.


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Fire Marshal Says Arson Is Not Victimless Crime

State Fire Marshal Jerry Rosendahl is reminding citizens to be on the watch for arson, and report anything suspicious to authorities.