Fire Deaths In Minnesota On The RiseThe number of fire deaths in Minnesota is on the rise. The State Fire Marshal's office says 51 people have died in fires this year, compared to 43 at this time last year. The number of fire fatalities is the highest since 2011.
Wildfire In St. Louis County Burns Through 5 AcresThe St. Louis County Sheriff's Office say they believe the fire started near the intersection of Howard Gnesen Road and Lismore Road in Rice Township, where a nearby homeowner was burning cardboard in a barrel fire.
Restaurant Destroyed By Fire In St. Louis Co.A restaurant in northern Minnesota was destroyed after a fire broke out early Tuesday morning. According to the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office, around 6:40 a.m. crews responded to a structure fire at the Ashkanam Resort.
Fire Damages Plastics Company In NW MinnesotaAuthorities say a plastics company in northwestern Minnesota suffered extensive damage after a fire early Wednesday morning.