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April 18, 2016
Firefighters Nathan Luft, right, and James Johnson hose down hot embers Monday morning left from a controlled burn of a two-story house the previous evening in the 600 block of 6th Street SW.
Willmar firefighters called back to scene of controlled burn after flames reappear
April 18, 2016 - 1:53pm
April 22, 2015
Bird Island Fire Captain Dan Wolff, left, and Assistant Fire Chief Dave Woelfel are shown earlier in April at crude by rail fire training at the Security and Emergency Response Training Center in Pueblo, Colorado.  SUBMITTED
Like opening a soda can: Local firefighters attend crude by rail emergency response training
April 22, 2015 - 11:11pm
April 14, 2015
Firefighters from Willmar, Kandiyohi and Pennock respond shortly after noon Tuesday to a fire at 1006 Sixth Street Southwest in Willmar. No one was home at the time of the fire.  (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller)
Fire damages house in SW Willmar
April 14, 2015 - 11:33pm
January 5, 2015
House fire
January 5, 2015 - 12:27am
August 15, 2014
Bob Suko, general manager of operations for the Twin Cities & Western Railroad, in orange shirt, led a training session Thursday evening in Sacred Heart for firefighters with the Sacred Heart, Danube and Renville departments. For most of the firefighters, it was their first opportunity to learn about the controls, valves and other equipment aboard trains. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Big loads, small towns: Firefighters along TC & W line train on the train
August 15, 2014 - 11:00pm
July 8, 2013
2 firefighters injured after Fergus Falls fire
July 8, 2013 - 8:56am
Hundreds of people line Montezuma Street Sunday, July 7, 2013 in downtown Prescott, Ariz. to pay respects as 19 hearses slowly roll by carrying the 19 Granite Mountain Hotshot firefighters killed a week ago by an out-of-control blaze near Yarnell, Ariz. The nearly five-hour-long procession began near the state Capitol in Phoenix, went through the town where the Granite Mountain Hotshots were killed and ended in the mountain community of Prescot. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
Procession brings home fallen Ariz. firefighters
July 8, 2013 - 7:01am
July 5, 2013
Editorial: Thank all serving and protecting over this long weekend
July 5, 2013 - 12:00am
July 1, 2013
Arizona wildfire kills 19 members of elite crew
July 1, 2013 - 7:06am
June 14, 2013
Trees smolder in the midst of the Black Forest Fire on June 13, 2013. (AP Photo/The Denver Post, Helen H. Richardson)
Firefighters holding line on Colorado wildfire
June 14, 2013 - 11:05am
April 11, 2013
Police: Ga. gunman lured firefighters into home
April 11, 2013 - 1:22pm
December 25, 2012
Firefighters gather around a burning house after they were let back into the area to battle the blaze, Monday Dec. 24, 2012, in Webster, N.Y. A gunman ambushed four volunteer firefighters responding to an intense pre-dawn house fire Monday morning outside Rochester, N.Y., killing two and ending up dead himself, authorities said.
Officials: NY gunman set 'trap' for firefighters
December 25, 2012 - 7:50am
Watson, Minn., negotiates fire protection services from the city of Montevideo
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2012
Two Sedan firefighters fight a truck fire during the St. Patrick's Day Parade Saturday. A video of the two - in their parade dresses - is now going viral on the web. Web photo from Paul Streitz video
Sedan firefighter video views double overnight - top 210,000 views (video)
March 23, 2012 - 11:57am
March 21, 2012
Two Sedan firefighters fight a truck fire during the St. Patrick's Day Parade Saturday. A video of the two - in their parade dresses - is now going viral on the web. Web photo from Paul Streitz video
Sedan, Minn., firefighters in dress getting video attention (video)
March 21, 2012 - 2:26pm