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August 16, 2015
(Front Row, left to right) John Weidemann, Loren Krause, Nate Krump, Jesse Disse, Kirt Wilde, Dave Shipman, Jason Harrier, and Ryan Esser. (Back row, left to right) Shanda Smith, Kyle Vogt, Todd George, Kregg Wolf, Andy Castagneri, Mark Olsen, Corey Metelak, Lee Disse, Wade Weets, Scott Flynn, Tom Olson, Rick Johnson, Jason Talbert, Mason Pender, and Ryan Swanson. Not Pictured: Justin Waagmeester, Tom Winters, Matt Ask, Austin Peterson, Kris Espe, Brady Markuson. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Firefighters’ Dance means ‘more then just raising money’
August 16, 2015 - 5:10am
May 6, 2015
Firefighters working tirelessly this year
May 6, 2015 - 12:15pm
February 5, 2015
A solemn Perham Fire Department pays its respects to John Merkins, an active duty firefighter who passed away last week, by following his hearse on foot, in full gear, from Schoeneberger Funeral Home to Calvary Lutheran Church in Perham on Monday, before visitation. The tribute walk was a first in Perham. Merkins’ death is being investigated as a possible line of duty death. PERHAM FOCUS/Eric Hendrickx
A touching tribute: Firefighters gather to mourn, honor one of their own
February 5, 2015 - 8:23am
February 1, 2015
Detroit Lakes firefighters do a dangerous job for no pay; the benefits all go to the community that relies on them. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Volunteer firefighters risk lives for the community
February 1, 2015 - 11:30am
April 27, 2014
New firefighters a first in the area
April 27, 2014 - 1:00pm
July 24, 2013
DL needs volunteer firefighters
July 24, 2013 - 12:00pm