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January 16, 2019
This 'Patriot House' has been set up on Little Detroit Lake, across from the Rossman Avenue access, for free use by military servicemen and women, veterans, law enforcement, firefighters and first responders from now until mid-February. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
Fish house on Little Detroit is open to military, vets, police, EM
January 16, 2019 - 3:59pm
January 5, 2019
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January 5, 2019 - 6:00pm
August 8, 2018
COMMENTARY: Fighting fires, fighting cancer
August 8, 2018 - 11:30am
February 16, 2018
A Motley firefighter sprays water Friday morning on the Richard Swartz’s family dairy barn Friday morning. The early morning blaze killed 17 dairy cows, a calf and chickens on the farm east of Motley. The Motley and Pillager fire departments fought the blaze in sub-zero temperatures. Steve Kohls / Forum News Serviceplay button
Fire destroys dairy barn filled with animals in northern Minn.
February 16, 2018 - 6:35pm
June 9, 2017
A hidden danger for firefighters: Cancer
June 9, 2017 - 11:18am
August 12, 2015
Laporte Days bed races, above left, pitted volunteer firefighters against each other, with the mayor thrown in for good measure, at right. (Sarah Smith/Enterprise)
Bed races highlight Laporte Days fun
August 12, 2015 - 12:47pm
August 9, 2015
Members of the two-time defending champion Northwoods Bank team advance with the fire hose during Water Wars competition Thursday. A good crowd gathered along the street to watch this annual competition in the middle of Main, which kicked off the start of Legends & Logging weekend. Northwoods fell just short of the three-peat, losing in the final bout to Charlie’s Dime from Charlie’s Boat and Marine of Park Rapids. Charlie’s now takes possession of the Loony Travelling Trophy. (Kevin Cederstrom/Enterprise)
Water Wars kicks off Legends & Logging Days
August 9, 2015 - 11:26am
March 12, 2015
Firefighters from Park Rapids, Nevis and the Eastern Hubbard County Fire District underwent training Saturday on extricating students in the event of a school bus accident.  (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
Area firefighters train for school bus extrication
March 12, 2015 - 8:45am
February 5, 2015
A solemn Perham Fire Department pays its respects to John Merkins, an active-duty firefighter who died last week, by following his hearse on foot, in full gear, from Schoeneberger Funeral Home to Calvary Lutheran Church in Perham on Monday, before visitation. Merkins’ death is being investigated as a possible line of duty death. Eric Hendrickx / Forum News Service
Firefighters from Perham area gather to mourn, honor one of their own
February 5, 2015 - 8:39am
November 18, 2014
The new ladder truck is flanked by Ben Cumber, the main driver, and firefighters Matt Rousu and Curt Eischens. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Squeezing into a parking space
November 18, 2014 - 11:35am
April 5, 2014
Park Rapids firefighters past and present kicked off their 125th year of service posing for a group picture Wednesday night. Over the summer there will be celebrations, an open house complete with cook-out, seminars and a special supplement in the Enterprise. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Firefighters kick off 125th season
April 5, 2014 - 12:34pm
February 26, 2014
Letter: What is required of a firefighter?
February 26, 2014 - 1:44pm
February 19, 2014
Letter: What exactly does a firefighter do?
February 19, 2014 - 12:02pm
February 8, 2014
Firefighters, from left, are Tim Little, Randy McFarren and Larry Kruft. Jeff Green was not able to be present for the photo. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Veteran firefighters say farewell
February 8, 2014 - 12:48pm
November 20, 2013
Minnesota fire departments receive training grants
November 20, 2013 - 9:21am