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June 12, 2013
Flame burns down after 40 years of firefighting
Since Paul "Pauly" Whiteside started working as a black helmet, or a "regular firefighter," said Fire Chief Scott Nelson, many things have changed....
June 12, 2013 - 1:50pm
May 27, 2013
May 27, 2013: Three departments fight Sunday evening house fire
Fire erupted in a town of River Falls home Sunday evening, bringing out three area departments for about two hours. Fire was reported at a home nestled off a wooded cul de sac at N8641 1020th St., about a mile south of West Division Street, on the west side of the Kinnickinnic River. The...
May 27, 2013 - 7:45am
May 2, 2013
Suspect arrested in SCC school fire
Roberts Police Chief Dan Burgess announced Thursday evening (May 2) that a suspect has been arrested following the investigation of the St. Croix...
May 2, 2013 - 10:28pm
May 1, 2013
Location found for SCC elementary classes
After a Tuesday, April 30, fire closed St. Croix Central Elementary, district officials have been searching for a place to hold classes for the remainder of the school year. District Superintendent David Bradley said the district has identified Rolling Ridges Girl Scout Camp, located...
May 1, 2013 - 4:39pm
UPDATE: Public's help sought in fire investigation
ROBERTS -- Officials with the St. Croix Central School District say extensive fire damage at the Roberts elementary school will prevent it from...
May 1, 2013 - 6:05am
March 11, 2013
Major night fire sweeps through apartment
Just after 8:30 p.m. Sunday, March 10, local firefighters were sent to a blaze of an engulfed rental building owned by the River Falls Housing...
March 11, 2013 - 12:07pm
January 9, 2013
UPDATE: House fire in town of Martell sends one to hospital
Ellsworth firefighters were dispatched to a house in the town of Martell mid-morning Wednesday. Fire Chief Brent Langer said while deceiving...
January 9, 2013 - 12:15pm
November 30, 2012
Rabbits perish in Somerset barn fire
About 120 rabbits died in a rural Somerset barn fire early Friday morning. The Somerset Fire Department was called out to a barn fire at about...
November 30, 2012 - 9:22am
November 13, 2012
UPDATE 2: Tuesday night fire destroys River Falls' Kennedy Street home
A single-family home on Kennedy Street on River Falls' southwest side was left burned and uninhabitable, according to River Falls Fire Chief...
November 13, 2012 - 8:10pm
July 9, 2012
Fire damages New Richmond apartment building
Crews from three fire departments were called to New Richmond on Sunday, July 8, to battle a structure fire at 651 Monette Ave. According to...
July 9, 2012 - 9:27am
Barn fire brings out three departments Monday evening
A Monday evening fire claimed a barn, said to be empty of livestock, on property owned by Thomas and Holly Kaeder, N4883, CTH OO, a mile south of Hwy. 10, rural Hager City. Ellsworth firefighters were alerted around 7:15 p.m. after fire was reported near a silo that was spreading...
April 9, 2012 - 8:11pm
January 27, 2012
Blaze destroys pole shed, vehicles in Somerset Township
What started as a vehicle fire Thursday afternoon quickly grew and destroyed a pole barn in Somerset Township. Travis Belisle, Somerset Fire/Rescue chief, said the call came in around 4:40 p.m.
January 27, 2012 - 11:15am
November 15, 2011
UPDATED: Fire destroys farm granary, equipment
River Falls Fire Chief Scott Nelson and a press release from the Pierce County Sheriff's Department confirm that pole-shed-style farm building...
November 15, 2011 - 5:16pm
March 31, 2011
Occupants identified, helped after East Ellsworth home fire
The occupants of a house destroyed by fire early Thursday morning on Hwy.
March 31, 2011 - 7:31am
December 27, 2010
Busy Monday for firefighters
River Falls firefighters had a busy Monday afternoon handling calls in the Birch Cliff subdivision, the nearby Leroy Peterson farm and the high...
December 27, 2010 - 3:28pm