You are browsing the archive for Fire.

Fire burns more than 100 acres near Fort Pierre

September 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — Authorities believe hunters might be to blame for a fire that burned more than 100 acres of wheat stubble and grass southeast of Fort Pierre.

Fort Pierre Fire Chief Rick Cronin says the Sunday afternoon blaze mostly was on tribal…continue reading on

Small garage fire calls out WFD Sunday morning

September 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — A charger for a toy vehicle is the likely culprit behind an early morning blaze Sunday in an attached garage on College Way.

The Worthington Fire Department was dispatched at 7:29 a.m. Sunday to 1220 College Way, home of Kelly and …continue reading on

Police Blotter: Man arrested for huffing chemicals in mall bathroom

August 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

A Dickinson man was arrested Wednesday evening at the Prairie Hills Mall after he was found huffing chemicals in the bathroom.
Dickinson Police offices were called to the mall on reports of a man possibly huffing in the restroom. They made contact w…continue reading on

Mock crash exercise proves meaningful for dad, daughter

August 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

SUNBURG — In mid-March, rescue volunteers from the Sunburg ambulance and fire department pulled Kylie Munyon’s bloody body out of a crashed vehicle as the 12-year-old cried out for help.

Fortunately, the broken bone protruding from the girl’…continue reading on

No one hurt in Kenneth barn fire

August 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

continue reading on

Fire damages church at pioneer village

July 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

WEST FARGO — Fire damaged the historic St. John’s Lutheran Church at Bonanzaville pioneer village Saturday morning in West Fargo.
The blaze damaged the front of the wooden building, its steeple and one of the pews inside.
West Fargo firefighter…continue reading on

Fire destroys trailer home near Marty

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

MARTY — Firefighters were not able to save a trailer home fully engulfed in flames Friday afternoon near Marty.

The fire, which destroyed the structure, occurred around 1 p.m. Friday, about three miles south of State Highway 46 and a half-mile …continue reading on

Apartment fire ruled accidental

July 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

A late-night Tuesday fire in a Mitchell apartment has been deemed accidental, authorities said.

The Mitchell Fire Division released Wednesday that an apartment at 1700 N. Wisconsin St., occupied by Jeremy and Jessica Jacobson and their two childre…continue reading on

Fire destroys TH home

July 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

Mark Blankenship of Two Harbors returned home late Saturday night to every homeowner’s worst nightmare — his house was engulfed by flames.
“I’m pretty shaken up,” he told the News-Chronicle.
It wasn’t the first time he’s experienced t…continue reading on

Regent home damaged in fire

June 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

REGENT — A farm house west of Regent was extensively damaged by a Monday night fire, which firefighters believe was started by an electric water heater. No one was injured.

Regent Fire Chief Terry Hartman said his crew received a call from one of…continue reading on