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August 4, 2017
Elite firefighter dies battling Montana blaze, the second death in two weeks
An elite California firefighter was killed by a falling tree while battling a blaze in western Montana, the second firefighting death in the...
August 4, 2017 - 8:21am
August 2, 2017
UPDATE: Separate northern Minn. fires leaves 82-year-old man, 11-month-old toddler dead
VIRGINIA, Minn. — Two people died in separate fires on Wednesday on Minnesota’s Iron Range — an infant was found dead after a morning house...
August 2, 2017 - 6:50pm
August 1, 2017
Firefighters test new unmanned water rescue drone in Lake Superior
DULUTH, Minn.—Two Duluth firefighters floated in Lake Superior on Tuesday, waiting to be rescued, but it wasn't a human in a boat coming...
August 1, 2017 - 9:57pm
Thanks to his potentially life-saving invention, Wisconsin fire captain to meet Trump
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. — A compass that would direct firefighters through unfamiliar and treacherous burning buildings started as a seed of...
August 1, 2017 - 9:55am
July 21, 2017
Fire danger grew in Duluth-area's storm's wake
DULUTH, Minn. — When winds clocked at 80 and even 100 mph ravaged trees across southern St. Louis County just before dawn one year ago...
July 21, 2017 - 7:15am
June 19, 2017
Police: Death toll in London tower block fire rises to 79
LONDON - The death toll in the fire that ravaged a London tower block last week has risen to 79, police said on Monday, and the government said...
June 19, 2017 - 7:09am
April 30, 2017
Fire races through Duluth apartment building
DULUTH — Much of Duluth's fire department responded to a raging fire at an East Hillside apartment building Sunday morning. The fire was...
April 30, 2017 - 8:04pm
January 25, 2017
Woman dead in Minnesota house fire, her 1-year-old son in grave condition
ST. PAUL -- When a severely injured woman made it out of a burning St. Paul house, holding her 2-year-old grandson, she pleaded with a neighbor...
January 25, 2017 - 9:20pm
July 5, 2016
Northern Wisconsin fire departments consider statewide mutual aid
Some northwestern Wisconsin counties are signing on to a statewide network of mutual fire protection so they can better respond to emergenci...
July 5, 2016 - 10:55am
Donations create training opportunities
For firefighters, it wasn’t a typical vehicle extraction. Yes, they employed the usual hydraulic tools — the Jaws of Life — and saws to...
July 5, 2016 - 7:00am
June 14, 2016
Apartment fire displaces family
The Superior Fire Department responded to a middle-of-the-night fire Friday in an apartment complex at 4007 N. 21st St., according to Superior Battalion Chief Scott Gordon. All three fire crews and the battalion chief, Gold Cross and five Superior police officers were called to the...
June 14, 2016 - 7:00am
June 7, 2016
Day in a firefighter’s boots
Hearts were pounding Friday at Superior Fire Department headquarters. Eighteen community members faced claustrophobic conditions, scaled a 75-foot...
June 7, 2016 - 7:00am
April 19, 2016
Short wildfire season could still be damaging
Fire doesn’t much like cold, and it definitely doesn’t like snow, so the Minnesota and Wisconsin wildfire seasons got off to a slow start...
April 19, 2016 - 8:30am
January 27, 2016
Kitchen fire damages Superior apartment building
A kitchen mishap caused about $30,000 to an eight-unit apartment building in the 2800 block of John Avenue late Tuesday, according to a Superior Fire Department news release.
January 27, 2016 - 9:36am
January 19, 2016
Cold weather brings fire, CO danger
The 2015 holiday season was, for the most part, fire free in Douglas County. Every year, the town of Superior Volunteer Fire Department holds a "Keep the Wreath Green" campaign to increase public awareness of fire danger. A wreath of green lights is hung on the fire hall, with a red...
January 19, 2016 - 7:00am