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July 28, 2016
The fire Saturday that destroyed Hawk Creek Lutheran Church in rural Sacred Heart left the church’s altar nearly untouched. A large painting that had been part of the altar was carried away from the scene Saturday before it could be damaged further by smoke or water. (Photo courtesy of Rhonda Rae Photography, Granite Falls)
Parishioners salvage items from fire-damaged Sacred Heart church
July 28, 2016 - 8:15pm
July 24, 2016
A ladder truck from the Montevideo Fire Department is used to extinguish flames Saturday in the steeple of Hawk Creek Lutheran Church in Wang Township in rural Sacred Heart. Crews worked six hours, but the majority of the building was a loss. (Photo courtesy of Rhonda Rae Photography, Granite Falls)
UPDATED: Rural church near Sacred Heart destroyed by fire
July 24, 2016 - 11:49am
July 23, 2016
Some of the damage to Jason and Paula Boike’s rural Maynard farm home can be seen after an early morning fire Thursday.
Submitted photo courtesy of the Boike family
Rural Maynard family escapes burning home
July 23, 2016 - 12:02am
July 5, 2016
Records published July 5
July 5, 2016 - 12:00am
July 4, 2016
Man burned in brush fire accident near Paynesville
July 4, 2016 - 12:55pm
June 29, 2016
Landmark Minnesota restaurant reduced to ashes
June 29, 2016 - 2:41pm
June 28, 2016
Records published June 28
June 28, 2016 - 9:49am
June 27, 2016
The Dixie Bar, Grill and Bottle Shop north of Two Harbors caught fire early Monday morning. The restaurant portion of the building is a complete loss. (Adelle Whitefoot / Lake County News-Chronicle)
Fire destroys landmark Minnesota restaurant popular with fishing crowd
June 27, 2016 - 2:17pm
June 23, 2016
The scene of the fire at the Hillcrest Manor mobile home park in north Bemidji was blocked off Wednesday afternoon, with caution tape surrounding a trailer. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Missing 5-year-old from fatal Minnesota fire found alive, suspect in custody
June 23, 2016 - 12:13pm
The scene of the fire at the Hillcrest Manor mobile home park in north Bemidji was blocked off Wednesday afternoon, with caution tape surrounding a trailer. (MAGGI STIVERS | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
One dead, one missing after house fire
June 23, 2016 - 5:30am
June 18, 2016
A barn fire was reported Friday morning northwest of Bemidji. The most likely cause of the fire was lightning. (BEMIDJI FIRE DEPARTMENT | SUBMITTED)
Lightning blamed for fires at barn, town hall near Bemidji within minutes
June 18, 2016 - 5:30am
June 8, 2016
UPDATE: Three injured when car catches fire in crash with semi near Atwater
June 8, 2016 - 7:59am
June 7, 2016
Smoke billows Monday over a fire in Spicer near Minnesota Highway 23. One man was seriously injured. (SUBMITTED)
Records published June 7
June 7, 2016 - 12:27am
June 6, 2016
Smoke rises from trees to the east of Highway 23 in Spicer. (PHOTO COURTESY OF LINDA FOSTERVOLD EISENREICH)
Several Spicer homes evacuated after truck crashes into power lines, catches fire
June 6, 2016 - 6:42pm
May 25, 2016
Firefighters remove siding Tuesday from the Willmar American Legion Post after a pickup truck that was parked near the building apparently caught fire. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Update: Investigation into pickup fire at Willmar legion closed; cause unknown
May 25, 2016 - 3:49pm