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July 15, 2016
Firefighters extinguish attic fire in downtown Wadena
July 15, 2016 - 12:08am
May 30, 2016
A car burned after a gas pump explosion at the Cenex in Detroit Lakes Monday night.
Gas pump explodes at Detroit Lakes Cenex
May 30, 2016 - 12:08am
May 3, 2016
Every county in Minnesota is under some type of burning restrictions today, Tuesday.
No burning today as DNR issues Red Flag Warning
May 3, 2016 - 3:43pm
January 30, 2016
Wadena and Deer Creek firemen fought a blaze Monday afternoon at a rural residence three miles southwest of Wadena in Compton Township. A one-story rambler and a metal garage were engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived. The fire was reported by a passing motorist.
Fire destroys residence in Compton Township
January 30, 2016 - 12:10am
December 12, 2015
Reward being offered for suspected arson at Alber's Realty
December 12, 2015 - 12:08am
April 19, 2015
Wadena fireman Shawn Swenson pulled insulation aside to get at a smoldering fire in a building owned by Timber Roots last Thursday afternoon. The minor fire was confined to one building. It began when sparks from a grinder found a small crack in the ceiling and ignited the building's insulation.
Timber Roots fire: one building damaged
April 19, 2015 - 12:10am
April 18, 2015
A fire grew quickly east of Aldrich Saturday evening. Four fire departments were battling the blaze. (Photo by AshLee Ervin-Tupper)
Fast moving fire contained southeast of Aldrich
April 18, 2015 - 12:10am
March 23, 2015
Barn lost to fire Saturday
March 23, 2015 - 12:08am
October 11, 2014
New York Mills, Perham and Bluffton fire de-partments responded to an early morning fire at a trailer home in New York Mills on Monday. The home is a complete loss.
Blaze destroys unoccupied NYM home
October 11, 2014 - 12:00am
August 17, 2014
Fire destroys unoccupied vehicle
August 17, 2014 - 12:00am
July 4, 2014
Rural Todd County home burns to the ground
July 4, 2014 - 12:00am
May 23, 2014
Derek Knowles’ home barely missed the inferno that roared through his property one year ago. The tree cleanup has begun. (Sarah Smith/Park Rapids Enterprise)
After year of rebuilding, scars of wildfire remain
May 23, 2014 - 12:00am
April 15, 2014
Wadena County fire burns several acres in state forest, causes minimal damage
April 15, 2014 - 6:26pm
April 7, 2014
Fire on Jefferson
April 7, 2014 - 3:58pm
March 1, 2014
FIrefighers work to extinguish a house fire at the southern edge of Wadena Saturday morning. Three residents and their pets escaped unharmed, but the Wadena fire chief Dean Uselman called the structure "a total loss."
Family survives Wadena house fire
March 1, 2014 - 7:59pm