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Classroom for firefighting

LeRoy Gabrielson, of the Willmar Fire Department, and Adam Hanson, nearest camera, of the Kerkhoven Fire Department, direct a stream of water at an abandoned farmhouse Saturday as it burned on the west edge of Spicer during a practical training exercise. The day-long class was part of the Ridgewater College fire instruction program and also involved firefighters from departments that included Belgrade, Spicer and New London. Rolling equipment was provided by Spicer, New London and Willmar as well as Kand...