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August 21, 2017
Carolyn Lange / Tribune

A fireman prepares open the hydrant as he and other firefighters respond to a fire Monday at The James House, a halfway home in Willmar for men recovering from addiction. The residential facility, at 1423 Kandiyohi Ave. S.W., was struck by lightning during a brief storm. All the residents and staff escaped the building without injuries. play button
Lightning strikes Willmar halfway home, fire displaces residents but no injuries
4 hours 40 min ago
Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange   
The Willmar Fire Department is at the scene of a house fire at 1423 S.W. Kandiyohi Avenue.  The home was reportedly struck by lightning about noon today.
Willmar home reportedly hit by lightning
13 hours 31 min ago
August 18, 2017
Driver of hazardous semi fire near Paynesville identified -- not injured
August 18, 2017 - 10:16am
UPDATE: Homes evacuated near Paynesville after semi hauling hazardous materials catches fire
August 18, 2017 - 7:02am
August 17, 2017
Green Mill cook hurt in grease fire
August 17, 2017 - 11:52am
August 10, 2017
Local fire fighters monitor a fire in progress at the former Days Inn hotel in Eveleth Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 9. The old hotel is being used for training by the International Association of Arson Investigators conducting scenarios to see how fire behaves in different situations. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)play button
Arson school is in session
August 10, 2017 - 9:36pm
August 3, 2017
Bentley Joe Lewis Koski, 11 months old, of Tower was killed in a house fire at his home in Tower Wednesday morning. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
After northern Minnesota fire, infant victim identified, uncle arrested, family seeking answers
August 3, 2017 - 10:00pm
After fire kills toddler, Minn. man could face manslaughter and other charges
August 3, 2017 - 1:21pm
August 2, 2017
A house fire Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, in Tower, Minn. Jeff Damm courtesy photo / Friends of Northland Firewire
UPDATE: Separate northern Minn. fires leaves 82-year-old man, 11-month-old toddler dead
August 2, 2017 - 6:50pm
August 1, 2017
A Duluth Fire Fighter tests an EMILY robot on Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017  in Duluth, Minnesota. EMILY robots were demonstrated for the Duluth Fire Department and members of the media. Mike Krebs / Forum News Serviceplay button
Firefighters test new unmanned water rescue drone in Lake Superior
August 1, 2017 - 9:57pm
Veteran firefighter Jeff Dykes developed a lighted eight-directional compass that attaches to the inside of a firefighter’s helmet to help navigate. Photo courtesy of the Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
Thanks to his potentially life-saving invention, Wisconsin fire captain to meet Trump
August 1, 2017 - 9:55am
July 25, 2017
A section of the Park Theater marquee burned Monday evening as staff and customers were evacuated shortly before 7 p.m. Kevin Cederstrom / Forum News Serviceplay button
WATCH: Historic Park Theatre marquee catches fire as movie-goers settled into seats with popcorn
July 25, 2017 - 3:17pm
Fire leaves Renville County couple homeless
July 25, 2017 - 7:25am
July 21, 2017
Many trees in Duluth's Hartley Park were knocked down by the July 21, 2016 storm. Forum News Service file photo.
Fire danger grew in Duluth-area's storm's wake
July 21, 2017 - 7:15am
June 30, 2017
Duluth firefighter Paul Gucinski poses for a portrait on Thursday, June 29, 2017 outside of Duluth Fire Station 2 in Duluth. Gucinski stopped to help Tim Cernohous while running Grandma's Marathon June 17. Cernohous went into cardiac arrest and collapsed on Canal Park Drive about 30 yards from the finish line. Mike Krebs / Forum News Service
Right place, right time: Runner who came to aid of collapsed half-marathoner is a Duluth firefighter
June 30, 2017 - 10:59pm
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