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November 13, 2012
River Falls firefighters adjusted air-packs ahead of moving in to fight a house fire on the city's south side early Tuesday evening. The department's ladder truck poured water on the flames from above. Steve Dzubay photo.
UPDATE 2: Tuesday night fire destroys River Falls' Kennedy Street home
November 13, 2012 - 8:10pm
July 9, 2012
A number of families have been displaced by the weekend fire.
Fire damages New Richmond apartment building
July 9, 2012 - 9:27am
Barn fire brings out three departments Monday evening
April 9, 2012 - 8:11pm
January 27, 2012
Blaze destroys pole shed, vehicles in Somerset Township
January 27, 2012 - 11:15am
November 15, 2011
Flames from a farm shed threaten a nearby home at the Allan Kelly farm, east of River Falls. Judy Wiff photo.
UPDATED: Fire destroys farm granary, equipment
November 15, 2011 - 5:16pm
March 31, 2011
Ellsworth firefighters were on the scene of a house fire early Thursday morning on Hwy. 10-63 (Main Street) near the Cenex convenience store.
Occupants identified, helped after East Ellsworth home fire
March 31, 2011 - 7:31am
December 27, 2010
River Falls firefighters respond to an electrical fire at the home of Jodi Kleinbrook, N8290 1015th St. in the Birch Cliff subdivision south of the city Monday afternoon.
Busy Monday for firefighters
December 27, 2010 - 3:28pm
December 16, 2010
UPDATED: Students evacuate South Fork Suites
December 16, 2010 - 12:44pm
November 9, 2010
Firefighters responded to a residential garage fire around 8:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 8 at W 9878 690th Ave. in the town of River Falls. A couple was home at the time and had evacuated without injury.
Fire consumes garage
November 9, 2010 - 9:50am
October 18, 2010
Photo by Fire Chief Scott Nelson.
RF firefighters battle garage fire Sunday night
October 18, 2010 - 10:40am
August 2, 2010
Quick-thinking passersby noticed smoke pouring out of this house and called the fire department.
Passersby help avert disaster
August 2, 2010 - 4:20pm
June 18, 2010
Fire wipes out rural house
June 18, 2010 - 9:41am
April 23, 2010
New Richmond firefighters head into the fire zone to battle the blaze.
Grass, pine fire threatens Somerset homes
April 23, 2010 - 1:33pm
April 15, 2010
<i>Debbie Griffin photos</i>
The River Falls Fire Department conducted a controlled burn on a town of River Falls property April 9.
Fire generates new life, growth
April 15, 2010 - 4:29pm
April 1, 2010
Two of three Elmwood firefighters treated for smoke inhalation Wednesday night were photographed with fellow Elmwood firefighters in late 2008. Jeremy Link, front left, was treated at RFAH and Tom Joyce, right, was transported to Regions Hospital in St. Paul by helicopter. The entire group includes: Members of the Elmwood Fire Department: Front row (left to right) are: Mike Burke, Neil Boltic, Collin Gilles, Jason Books, Link, Jamie Bock, Joyce, Josh Ginsbach. Back row: Mark Wolf, Joe Teske, Chris Bowen,...
3 Elmwood firefighters hurt battling grass fire; 1 still at Regions
April 1, 2010 - 9:30am