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3 children among 5 dead in Minneapolis fire

February 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — Paul Cox woke up around 4:45 a.m. Friday when he and his family smelled smoke. They ran outside and saw their upstairs neighbor leaning out a back window of their burning North Minneapolis duplex, screaming. Cox asked the man what was…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

House fires on the rise

January 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

Since mid-December, there have been at least eight house fires across Douglas County.

At least three people were injured; fortunately, there were no fatalities.
House fires occur more often during winter than any other season, according to the Mi…continue reading on echopress.com

House fires on the rise

January 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

Since mid-December, there have been at least eight house fires across Douglas County.

At least three people were injured; fortunately, there were no fatalities.
House fires occur more often during winter than any other season, according to the Mi…continue reading on echopress.com

In disasters big and small, local Red Cross is there

January 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

When the scanner goes off in the newsroom for a fire, the reporter is never the first and hardly ever the second person at the scene. Not only do the firefighters beat us to the punch, but the American Red Cross always seems to be one of the first to…continue reading on echopress.com

House fire reported in Brandon

January 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

Brandon firefighters responded to a house fire at 11000 Chippewa Heights NW on Thursday.
They requested mutual aid assistance from Garfield and Millerville.
The owner of the home got out safely and no one else was in the house, according to reports…continue reading on echopress.com

Fire and ice

January 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

Alexandria firefighters battled a mobile home fire – and wind chills of 35 below zero Monday night.

They were called to the Olson Mobile Home Park, 1611 6th Avenue East, at 9:40 p.m. When they arrived, the trailer home, which was unoccupied and …continue reading on echopress.com

Fire early Tuesday morning damages Alexandria home

January 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

Alexandria firefighters battled a house fire at 409 Elm Street early Tuesday morning.

A neighbor called 911 at about 5 a.m. When firefighters arrived, flames were coming from the house and had already caused extensive damage.
The two-story house …continue reading on echopress.com

Dickinson home lost in fire

July 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

A Dickinson Fire Department responded to a house fire Thursday morning in east Dickinson. Continue Reading

OUR VIEW: Heroes offer hope amid tragedy

April 23, 2012 in The Daily Republic

No doubt, there has been too much tragedy in Mitchell these past few weeks. Continue Reading

Prognosis good for other Mitchell house fire victim

April 23, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Jacob Sehnert recovering from smoke that killed brother Jaxon Sehnert Continue Reading