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May 5, 2016
Fire burns in a logged pine forest northwest of Staples Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Dry, windy conditions have made the fire danger high in central Minnesota. Steve Kohls/FORUM NEWS SERVICEplay button
Large wildfire ignites north of Staples, Minn.
May 5, 2016 - 9:16am
May 4, 2016
Firefighters near Henrietta Avenue in Park Rapids on Tuesday, May 3, 2016. PARK RAPIDS ENTERPRISE/Nicole Vik
Wildfire flares in Park Rapids with dry, windy conditions
May 4, 2016 - 8:36am
April 27, 2016
Detroit Lakes Firefighters observe a wildfire from the parking lot of KDLM Radio Station in Detroit Lakes Friday afternoon. The fire started when a flare gun was shot into the dry brush of the swamp, igniting it. Becker County Sheriff Todd Glander said there will be no criminal charges filed, but the resident who shot the flare may be billed for the cost of fighting the fire. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Basham
Flare gun was cause of Friday grass fire near DL
April 27, 2016 - 10:47am
April 8, 2016
Family escapes rural Barnesville house fire
April 8, 2016 - 8:52am
February 10, 2016
The Detroit Lakes Fire Department and police were on scene on Northland Street in Detroit Lakes moments after getting the call of a fire in the basement. Detroit Lakes Fire Chief Scott Flynn says a mop, presumably with chemicals on it, possibly combusted. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Paula Quam
Mop causes fire in basement of DL house; mother and two children escape unharmed
February 10, 2016 - 10:37am
Cause unknown in family cabin fire in rural Becker County
February 10, 2016 - 10:35am
February 7, 2016
B & D Transport Co-owner Dave Coufal looks over what’s left of his business near Frazee. Fire destroyed the building last week. He and his dad, co-owner Bruce Coufal, plan to rebuild in the same location. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Paula Quam
After fire, owners plan to rebuild
February 7, 2016 - 5:40am
February 3, 2016
B & D Transport Inc. owners lost their building to a boiler fire Tuesday afternoon. Firefighters from seven departments were on the scene about five hours. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Frazee trucking building lost to oil boiler fire
February 3, 2016 - 10:59am
January 20, 2016
Frazee fire displaces three residents
January 20, 2016 - 9:49am
January 8, 2016
The house that was destroyed by fire recently near Nevis. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Two escape house fire near Nevis
January 8, 2016 - 3:19pm
December 3, 2015
Fire destroys rural home
December 3, 2015 - 5:50am
November 24, 2015
Rural Osage home heavily damaged after chimney fire
November 24, 2015 - 3:57pm
October 25, 2015
Propane companies say school in safe location
October 25, 2015 - 5:15am
October 17, 2015
Use caution this fall when burning
October 17, 2015 - 5:35am
October 14, 2015
Lightning is believed to be the cause of the fire that destroyed Companeros and Dorset House restaurants in September 2014. FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Companeros to rebuild in Dorset after fire
October 14, 2015 - 11:10am