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Firefighters respond

Firefighters respond

The Brainerd Fire Department responded to a call at 6:26 p.m. Monday to smoke in a garage on the 4400 block of Highway 210 in Baxter.

It was reported that the homeowner was welding in the garage and then had to leave. In the meantime, leftover sparks made their way to a ceiling cover that started smoking.

Firefighters were able to extinguish the fire immediately and there were no damages.

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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