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Two more fires erupt in Worthington Tuesday

April 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Worthington firefighers had their hands full Tuesday night after being called out to two separate fires only an hour apart.

The Worthington Fire Department was first dispatched at 6:01 p.m. Tuesday to 1609 Okabena St., and a second…continue reading on dglobe.com

Putting out fires

April 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

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Drilling on the Red River: Enbridge crew, firefighters practice oil spill cleanup

February 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — It was a drill in both senses of the word for Enbridge Pipeline workers on the frozen Red River between Grand Forks and East Grand Forks, Minn., on Wednesday.
They were sharpening up their skill at cleaning up an oil spill that could…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Fire department conducts controlled house burn

January 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Fire Department led a controlled burn training session Sunday at a home at 830 S. Lake St., located south of Shine Bros. Corp.
“At the end of that street is a dead end and there is some land behind it,” Worthingto…continue reading on dglobe.com

Great River Energy makes final payment to JRFD for equipment

January 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

By David Luessen, The Jamestown Sun

Representatives from Great River Energy presented a $7,500 check to Jamestown Rural Fire Department Assistant Chief Brian Paulson on Thursday. The check was the final installment on a $15,000 grant GRE prov…continue reading on jamestownsun.com

Great River Energy makes final payment to JRFD for equipment

January 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

By David Luessen, The Jamestown Sun

Representatives from Great River Energy presented a $7,500 check to Jamestown Rural Fire Department Assistant Chief Brian Paulson on Thursday. The check was the final installment on a $15,000 grant GRE prov…continue reading on jamestownsun.com

Neighborhood Visits

October 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Elijah McDonald, 7, of Dickinson, looks out from the front seat of a Dickinson Fire Department truck Tuesday night at the Biesiot Activities Center. Continue Reading

Images: Honoring her heroes

September 11, 2013 in Uncategorized

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Images: Fire Department fundraiser

August 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

The Worthington Fire Department had a benefit Saturday at the fire hall on Second Avenue, with all proceeds going for ongoing training, equipment and fire prevention material….continue reading on dglobe.com

Brimson Sisu: Over three decades of community spirit

August 22, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

The Brimson Area Fire Department held its 31st annual Brimson Sisu 4.4 mile race last Saturday with runners competing from as far away as China. The event, organized by race director Lynn Boggie and a team of volunteers, drew 253 athletes. Race headquarters was set up at the Toimi School Community Center, where vendors sold their wares and fire department volunteers served lunch. The proceeds were earmarked to support the efforts of the BAFD and meet needs in the community, said race volunteer, Wendy Robertson. Continue Reading