Brainerd firefighters respond to calls
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to several calls this past week.
• Aug 31: Called at 2:20 p.m. to Brainerd South Apartments, 1969 S. Seventh St., for a fire alarm that turned out to be a false alarm.
• Sept. 1: Called at 1:49 p.m. to the 14000 block of Wonderland Park Road for a report of a gas leak. Upon investigation, it was determined to be a break in a gas line and firefighters provided standby assistance.
• Sept. 2: Called at 7:20 p.m. to the 20000 block of Caldwell Street for a report of a gas leak. It was determined to be unfounded.
• Sept. 4: Called at 12:06 p.m. to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, 7684 Industrial Park Road, for a fire alarm that turned out to be a false alarm. Then at 5:03 p.m., a fire alarm on the 14000 block of Oakwood Drive. Firefighters were canceled en route.
• Sept. 5: Called at 12:03 p.m. to Sharing Bread Soup Kitchen, 923 Oak St., for a report of a gas smell. Firefighters provided standby assistant while CenterPoint Energy fixed the problem.