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Man Rescued From Burning Home In Minneapolis

A homeowner had to be rescued after a fire consumed his house Tuesday morning on the north side of Minneapolis Tuesday morning.

02/19/2013

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Minneapolis Firefighters Connecting With Local Somalis

Fire Captain Tracy Moore applied for a $20,000 grant geared towards connecting communities and won it. Her goal is to improve the fire department’s relationship with the Somali community

02/19/2013

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Professor Hopes New Glove Will Help Firefighters In The Dark

Firefighters may have a new way to see in the dark, thanks to an assistant professor at the University of Minnesota.

02/12/2013

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3 Rescued After Fire Spreads In North Minneapolis

Authorities say two adults and a dog had to be rescued Wednesday morning after a fire that started at a vacant home in north Minneapolis spread to another occupied home.

02/06/2013

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Frank & Amelia Take Intense Firefighting Test

The Minneapolis Fire Department recently accepted applications for the first time since 2006. Since then, more than 2,000 people applied. It’s the first step in a process that will include a written exam, oral interview and then an intense physical fitness test.

02/04/2013

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Up To 2 Dozen Displaced In Minneapolis House Fire

Authorities say as many as two dozen people are without a home after a fire at a duplex on the north side of Minneapolis early Tuesday morning.

01/15/2013

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Investigators: Unattended Candles Caused Condo Fire

Investigators say unattended candles caused Friday morning’s condo building fire in Uptown Minneapolis that sent one person to the hospital.

12/28/2012

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3 Escape House Fire In South Minneapolis

Authorities say three people were able to get out safely after a house fire early Monday morning on the south side of Minneapolis.

10/01/2012

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1 Hospitalized After Minneapolis Apartment Fire

One man had to be hospitalized for smoke inhalation after an apartment fire in Minneapolis late Thursday night, authorities said.

09/14/2012

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Authorities Investigate Early Morning Fire In Minneapolis

Authorities say a family of six was able to get out safely after an early morning house fire in Minneapolis on Wednesday.

09/12/2012

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House Catches Fire In Minneapolis, No Injuries

Authorities say an explosion may have started a house fire in north Minneapolis early Thursday morning.

08/23/2012

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Man Spelunking At Pillsbury Mill Rescued From Sewer Pipe

A man had to be rescued from the Pillsbury Mill in south Minneapolis Tuesday morning after apparently spelunking outside the building and getting stuck in a pipe, according to police.

08/21/2012

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Authorities: Gas Leak Caused NE Mpls House Explosion

A leaking natural gas pipe was the cause of a Northeast Minneapolis house fire that left two families displaced, one person injured and five firefighters with heat exhaustion Sunday afternoon, authorities said.

07/23/2012

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1 Hospitalized After Apartment Fire In Minneapolis

Authorities say one person is recovering from smoke inhalation after a late night fire in Minneapolis.

07/23/2012

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Fire Department: Cause Of S. Mps Business Fire Unknown

The cause of a south Minneapolis business fire, which blew up multiple propane tanks last week, is unknown based upon the evidence, authorities said.

07/02/2012

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