In this undated photo from 2009, firefighters with the Willmar Fire Department respond to a grass fire along Kandiyohi County Road 5, about six miles north of Willmar. The fire burned around a metal machine shed, a truck and close to a house. A report shows 2009 was the busiest year of the past five years for Willmar's fire department. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Willmar's firefighters had their busiest year in 5 years in 2009
July and August were the busiest months, Friday was the busiest day, and the afternoon was the busiest time for the Willmar Fire Department in 2009.
"These are the times when you want to stay alert,'' says Fire Chief Marv Calvin.
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