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December 26, 2013
The home of John Kratzke, located just north of Dent, was damaged by a fire on Christmas Day. No one was injured. Officials believe the fire started in the home's chimney.
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Christmas Day fire damages rural Dent home
December 26, 2013 - 11:30am
May 20, 2013
Fire destroys house near Dent
May 20, 2013 - 1:19pm
May 17, 2013
Firefighters responded to the scene of a semi-truck on fire along Highway 10 near Perham last night. That fire also caused two grass fires.
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Semi fire closes down Highway 10
May 17, 2013 - 12:49pm
VIDEO: While destroying homes and scenery, Green Valley fire sparing some
May 17, 2013 - 10:18am
May 16, 2013
Perham firefighters put out an RV fire near Fort Thunder Road last Friday. The RV was a total loss.
UPDATED: Busy streak continues for Perham firefighters
May 16, 2013 - 2:00pm
May 15, 2013
Planes have been brought in to help douse flames with water. 
Jean Ruzicka / Forum News Service
Fire in Park Rapids area burns structures, forces evacuations
May 15, 2013 - 10:28am
May 6, 2013
Firefighters from the Wadena Fire Department ensure a grass fire southeast of Wadena near 130th Street is completely extinguished. Kenneth J. Derby of Wadena later admitted to intentionally starting the fire and was arrested on the charge of wildfire arson.
Wadena man admits to setting wildfires
May 6, 2013 - 11:52am
March 8, 2013
A fire late Thursday destroyed a home on the north side of Deer Creek. Residents escaped the blaze without injury.

Photo by Tom Hintgen/FOCUS
Fire engulfs Deer Creek home
March 8, 2013 - 4:40pm
March 4, 2013
A firefighter works to put out the flames engulfing a shed in New York Mills on Friday.
Connie Vandermay/FOCUS
Shed, skidsteer lost in New York Mills fire
March 4, 2013 - 1:35pm
February 18, 2013
Underwood home lost in fire
February 18, 2013 - 10:55am
December 27, 2012
Otter Tail Lake bait shop destroyed by fire
December 27, 2012 - 11:10am
December 7, 2012
Fire destroys pole barn, milking house in Battle Lake
December 7, 2012 - 1:23pm
October 3, 2012
A DNR plane dumps water on a grass fire in northeast Hubbard County that burned for hours before firefighters could get it under control. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Air attack quells fast moving grass fire in NE Hubbard County as second blaze erupts
October 3, 2012 - 11:54am
July 16, 2012
Perham firefighters tackle the barn blaze.
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Barn near Perham destroyed in fire; all people, livestock okay
July 16, 2012 - 1:01pm
Boat catches fire on Pelican Lake
July 16, 2012 - 12:55pm