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Grass fire at park

Cooking and grass fires

Brainerd firefighters responded to a call at 4:32 p.m. Wednesday to Lakewood Evangelical Free Church, 6284 Fairview Road, Baxter, to a smoke smell. It was reported that smoke from cooking activated the smoke alarms.

Firefighters also were called at 5:28 p.m. Tuesday to a grass fire at Jaycees Skate Park, 1600 Rosewood St.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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