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December 11, 2018
Teen severely burned in gas pump fire in Twin Cities suburb
10 hours 50 min ago
December 5, 2018
Firefighters respond to vehicle fire in Carlos
December 5, 2018 - 7:33am
November 30, 2018
Destroyed cars along a road in Paradise, California, following the Camp Fire, on Nov. 13, 2018. (Bloomberg photo by David Paul Morris/Bloomberg)
Wildfire comes close to home of Alexandria realtor
November 30, 2018 - 5:56am
Firefighters work to control a house fire in West Hills. MUST CREDIT: Photo for The Washington Post by Kyle Grillot
'Life-changing event': Fires hit close to home for Lundeen
November 30, 2018 - 5:40am
November 27, 2018
Smoking turkey sparks fire, burns house down day before Thanksgiving
November 27, 2018 - 6:21pm
November 16, 2018
Tracy Oberg (left) watches as firefighters from Osakis and Alexandria try to put out a fire in his house in Nelson Friday morning. Oberg, the home’s owner,  said he came home to find the house filled with smoke. He was able to get his dog out of the house but not a cat. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Firefighters battle house fire in Nelson
November 16, 2018 - 4:15pm
October 19, 2018
Three fire departments battle field fire
October 19, 2018 - 8:36am
October 15, 2018
A mobile home caught fire in the Viking City mobile home park at 1611 Sixth Ave. East in Alexandria at about 2:30 a.m. Monday. (Contributed)
Dog wakes up man in mobile home fire; he alerts neighbors
October 15, 2018 - 5:46pm
October 4, 2018
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Boom lift strikes power line near Fergus Falls construction site, catches fire
October 4, 2018 - 1:59pm
September 16, 2018
Vehicle catches fire near Alexandria
September 16, 2018 - 11:33pm
September 12, 2018
Cabin receives minor damage from fire
September 12, 2018 - 2:00pm
August 31, 2018
The Brandon, Garfield and Millerville fire departments responded to a fire at 9981 Chippewa Heights NW north of Brandon Friday morning for a house fire. North Memorial Ambulance also responded to the scene. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Update: All escape house fire in Brandon
August 31, 2018 - 5:01pm
August 23, 2018
National Guard helping fight state forest wildfire in northwest Minnesota
August 23, 2018 - 4:39pm
July 29, 2018
Smoke billows out of a house on County Road 22 as Alexandria firefighters work on putting the fire out. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press) play button
UPDATE: Explosion causes house fire in Alexandria
July 29, 2018 - 3:23pm
July 20, 2018
Air quality alert for Alexandria for Friday, Saturday
July 20, 2018 - 2:14pm