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November 9, 2018
Report: Charging 10 electric scooters didn’t cause fire
ST. PAUL -- A blaze in a St. Paul garage where multiple electric scooters were charging was not caused by the scooters, as a fire investigator...
November 9, 2018 - 6:40pm
October 24, 2018
Northeast Minnesota man gets over five years for leaving baby in burning house
VIRGINIA, Minn. — Jesse Lee Bonacci-Koski left his brother’s Tower home on the morning of Aug. 2, 2017. He also left his nephew, 11-month-old...
October 24, 2018 - 5:08pm
May 7, 2018
Wisconsin initiative focuses on firefighters' mental health
GREENFIELD, Wis.,—A new collaboration is taking shape in Wisconsin to connect firefighters to mental health resources.
May 7, 2018 - 7:52pm
May 6, 2018
Fire damages garage at Fargo home
FARGO — A fire damaged a garage Sunday afternoon, May 6, but no one was injured, the Fire Department said. Firefighters were dispatched around 4:40 p.m. to a house at 1036 16th St. N. after neighbors noticed smoke coming from the detached garage. Flames were coming through the...
May 6, 2018 - 10:16pm
May 5, 2018
Fire at south Fargo apartment displaces 2
FARGO — A fire at a southside apartment displaced two residents Saturday, May 5, according to the Fire Department. Battalion Chief Jason Ness said no one was injured but one second-floor apartment unit at 2545 14th St. S. was damaged after the fire was put out. Firefighters...
May 5, 2018 - 11:12pm
Chopping trees could save ND's ponderosa pine forest
BISMARCK—It's been more than a decade since fire raged through grass and into the ponderosa pines west of Amidon in 2004, burning a relatively...
May 5, 2018 - 9:37am
April 30, 2018
Officials will consider future use of hydrogen fluoride after refinery fire
SUPERIOR, Wis.—City of Superior and Husky Energy officials said they are examining whether to continue using hydrogen fluoride at Superior's...
April 30, 2018 - 8:45pm
Northwest Minnesota building destroyed after controlled burn 'got out of hand
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn.—A controlled burn near East Grand Forks has destroyed a building. The blaze started as a controlled burn Saturday about 7 miles south of East Grand Forks, according to the city's fire department. The fire "got out of hand" and ignited a building, which...
April 30, 2018 - 4:13pm
April 28, 2018
Smoke plume from burning asphalt likely toxic: EPA says testing shows air was safe after Superior oil refinery fire was out
SUPERIOR, Wis. — At the height of the Husky Energy oil refinery fire Thursday, April 26, as a massive plume of smoke billowed into the...
April 28, 2018 - 10:00pm
April 27, 2018
Dry, warm and windy: Conditions increase fire danger in ND, Minn.
FARGO — The right conditions are in place for a fire to go wrong, and fast. High winds up to 35 mph, low humidity, warm temperatures and...
April 27, 2018 - 8:16pm
Focus shifts for fire cleanup: Superior recovers as refinery monitors safety
SUPERIOR, Wis. — Superior's evacuation order has been lifted, but the mop-up continues on the scene of Thursday's massive fire at the Husky...
April 27, 2018 - 7:26pm
April 26, 2018
Refinery blast injures at least 11; fire still burning as evacuation continues
SUPERIOR, Wis. — A series of explosions and fires rocked the Husky Energy oil refinery in Superior on Thursday, April 26, sending a black plume...
April 26, 2018 - 10:35pm
April 25, 2018
Fridley, Minn., man killed in house fire
FRIDLEY, Minn.—A Fridley man was killed Tuesday night, April 24, when a fire engulfed the home in which he was sleeping. Three other occupants of the home were able to make it out safely when it caught fire just before 8 p.m. Tuesday, according to the Anoka County sheriff's...
April 25, 2018 - 7:54pm
April 10, 2018
Authorities suspect arson in fire at rural Minn. bar
PENNINGTON COUNTY, Minn.—Police suspect arson in a Sunday, April 8 fire at a rural bar near Thief River Falls. Witnesses said a group of three...
April 10, 2018 - 8:25am
April 8, 2018
Fire damages semi trailer on Interstate 29
OXBOW, N.D. - A semi trailer was damaged after a fire developed by its tires as the vehicle was heading northbound on Interstate 29 Sunday, April 8, the North Dakota Highway Patrol reported. The patrol responded to the call about 8:15 p.m., and a 2015 Volvo semi truck and its trailer...
April 8, 2018 - 11:18pm