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In 2011, the Park Rapids Fire Department responded to 65 calls, which is much lower than other years. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Fire calls cost questioned on alarms

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One request to waive a fire call charge was denied and another will be considered at a future Park Rapids City Council meeting.

Evon Spangler, who has a cabin on Finesse Drive near Dorset, asked the council to consider waiving a $500 fire call charge incurred after the Park Rapids Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at his property.


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Anna Erickson
Anna Erickson is editor of the Wadena Pioneer Journal.
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