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Firefighters respond to two calls

■ Firefighters respond to two calls

Brainerd firefighters responded to a call at 8 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Highway 25 and Thompson Road to a transformer that blew.

Firefighters also were called at 9:09 p.m. Tuesday to 6420 Ojibwa Road to a call of smoke in the house. It was reported that the resident turned on a gas fireplace and forgot to open the damper and it overheated.

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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