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Firefighters respond to three small grass fires


At 1:28 p.m. Thursday the Brainerd Fire Department responded to a report of a grass fire on Crow Wing County Road 45, just south of Industrial Park Road south of Brainerd. There were actually three small grass fires in the ditch along Crow Wing County Road 45, the fire department reported. The fires caused no damage and were quickly extinguished. The cause of the fires wasn’t known Thursday afternoon.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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