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March 24, 2017
Abandoned house burned after property owner starts garage on fire
March 24, 2017 - 2:29pm
February 14, 2017
Michael and Tara Thompson and their two young children, as well as Tara’s mother, Mary McLaren, safely escaped a fire that engulfed their Marion Lake home on Friday. Two of their three dogs did not survive. Submitted photo
Dent family displaced by fire; home a total loss, but three adults, two babies make it out safe
February 14, 2017 - 4:36pm
February 10, 2017
Lack of snow means burning restrictions will happen soon
February 10, 2017 - 1:55pm
November 26, 2016
Emergency personnel respond to a fire at Crow Wing Recycling Wednesday night. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Fire causes $750,000 in damage at Baxter business
November 26, 2016 - 12:10am
October 23, 2016
Vehicle fire reported near Staples
October 23, 2016 - 12:08am
October 8, 2016
Wadena-Deer Creek pre-schooler Brynnley Kempenick helped fireman Matt Rousslang squirt water from a fire hose Wednesday afternoon at the WFD station on Colfax Avenue Southeast. WDC pre-schoolers were guests of the Wadena Fire Department as they observed Fire Prevention Week. Pioneer Journal file photo
Wadena Fire Department plans open house Oct. 10
October 8, 2016 - 12:08am
September 24, 2016
Perham man dies from burns suffered in accident
September 24, 2016 - 12:10am
July 7, 2016
Firefighters respond to cabin fire north of Wadena
July 7, 2016 - 9:53am
July 6, 2016
Firefighters extinguish attic fire in downtown Wadena Tuesday night
July 6, 2016 - 10:44am
July 1, 2016
Garage damaged in fire near Aldrich
July 1, 2016 - 12:10am
June 26, 2016
Dan and Tammy Yrho, along with their daughter, Jessica, look through the rubble that remained of their home near Menahga.
Couple escapes fire that destroys their home near Menahga
June 26, 2016 - 12:08am
June 11, 2016
A Wadena firefighter works to put out a fire and remove smoke from an apartment on the 300 block of Howard Avenue SW in Wadena Monday morning.
Apartment fire in Wadena sends adult, two children to hospital
June 11, 2016 - 12:10am
May 22, 2016
Vehicle/grass fire reported in Thomastown Township
May 22, 2016 - 12:10am
May 16, 2016
Firefighters from multiple agencies work to extinguish a fire that consumed dozens of round bales at a Wadena County farm east of Menahga on Highway 23.
Dozens of bales burn on farm east of Menahga
May 16, 2016 - 12:10am
May 13, 2016
Conservation Corps firefighters inspected the scene of a fire Wednesday, May 4 at the Lyons State Forest in Wadena County.
Large wildfire ignites Lyons State Forest
May 13, 2016 - 12:10am