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Firefighters respond

Firefighters respond

The Brainerd Fire Department responded to a gas leak at 10:56 a.m. Tuesday at Lakewood Mold, 1021 Madison St. People were evacuated and the building was opened up to be ventilated. A gas company was called to fix the leak.

Firefighters also responded to a call at 6:05 p.m. Monday to a burning complaint on the 1700 block of Maple Street. At 11:40 p.m., they were called to Baymont Inn and Suites, 7208 Fairview Road, Baxter. Firefighters were canceled en route.

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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