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■ Firefighters respond to calls

The Brainerd Fire Department responded to various calls over the weekend.

Firefighters responded to a call at 1:26 p.m. Friday to a fire in the ditch along Highway 371, south by Crow Wing Lake. It also responded to a personal injury accident at 3:52 p.m. on Wise Road in Brainerd.


On Saturday, firefighters responded to a call at 12:13 p.m. to the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport to what turned out to be a false alarm. Then at 7:23 p.m., they responded to 10716 Tamarack Lake Road to a report of black smoke from a storage shed. It was unfounded.

On Sunday, firefighters responded to a call at 5:09 a.m. to a truck fire along Highway 210 near the former Matty’s restaurant.

Firefighters responded to a property damage crash at 10:51 a.m. Monday on Maple Street and South Fifth Street.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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