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Pequot Lakes Fire Department

April 6, 2018
Breezy Point Mayor Tom Lillehei said there are around 1,200 tax-forfeited lots in Crow Wing County, and Breezy Point has 462 of those. In comparison with area communities, Ideal Township and Nisswa each has two tax-forfeited properties, Pelican Township has three, Pequot Lakes has one, and Crosslake does not have any. Screenshot from Crow Wing County GIS mapping.
Breezy Point: Mayor pledges to remedy city's tax-forfeited lot problem
April 6, 2018 - 5:00am
January 3, 2018
Three separate households in the Pequot Lakes/Breezy Point areas were forced to find other living arrangements for the holidays after fires damaged or destroyed their homes. Illustration
House fires force residents out for holidays
January 3, 2018 - 11:00am
June 8, 2017
Pequot Lakes responds to 2 grass fires
June 8, 2017 - 3:39pm
February 17, 2017
A Minnesota State Patrol official examines a vehicle involved in a fatal collision Thursday morning on Highway 371 south of Pequot Lakes. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatchplay button
UPDATED: Head-on crash kills Pequot Lakes man, closes part of Highway 371
February 17, 2017 - 12:12pm
Minnesota State Patrol officials examine a vehicle involved in a fatal collision Thursday morning on Highway 371 south of Pequot Lakes. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Crash one of the most tragic scenes authorities have seen
February 17, 2017 - 9:13am
January 13, 2017
Nisswa firefighter Dan Zimmerman watches fellow firefighters from Nisswa, Pequot Lakes, Brainerd and Mission through his mask at a house fire on Schaefer's Point Road in Lake Shore Friday morning. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Videoplay button
Fire destroys Lake Shore home; firefighters fight fire in frigid below-zero temps
January 13, 2017 - 10:19pm
April 14, 2016
With a Mission firefighter helping, a Nisswa firefighter peers into the burning attic of a home on Pelican Lake Road Thursday evening. Nisswa Fire Chief Richard Geike said the fire started from a ceramic heater in the attic which had overheated. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls)
Firefighters subdue, stop Pelican Lake fire
April 14, 2016 - 10:44pm
February 16, 2016
Crosslake, Ideal, Mission, Fifty Lakes, Pequot Lakes, Pine River and Emily fire departments assisted at the scene of a house fire Saturday in Crosslake. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Kelly Humphrey) Video
'Fire is crazy, it just took off': Crosslake woman reflects on Saturday house fire
February 16, 2016 - 9:55am
February 15, 2016
Crews from seven different fire departments respond to a house fire Saturday in Crosslake. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video)play button
Fire destroys Crosslake home
February 15, 2016 - 1:15pm
July 31, 2015
Crosslake and Mission firefighters respond to a cabin fire in the Velvet Beach area on County Road 3 Friday afternoon. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls)
Firefighters save Mission Township family cabin
July 31, 2015 - 10:30pm
July 9, 2015
Fire training exercise planned in Breezy Point
July 9, 2015 - 6:21pm
May 10, 2015
Vehicle leaves road, strikes trees, parked auto
May 10, 2015 - 10:29pm
April 3, 2015
Lower Hay grass fire could have been worse, officials say
April 3, 2015 - 8:55pm
March 27, 2015
The Pequot Lakes Fire Department puts out a grass fire that covered about an acre of land Thursday along County Road 16 in Pequot Lakes. Crow Wing County is in a moderate fire danger and burning permits are required. In these conditions with little moisture fires start easily, the Department of Natural Resources reports. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery)
Grass fire in Pequot Lakes
March 27, 2015 - 11:57am
February 6, 2015
A house burns on 17th Avenue Southwest in Loon Lake Township in Cass County. No one was reported seriously injured. The home was a total loss. Photo submitted by Wadeen Baribeauplay button
Family escapes blaze, home a total loss
February 6, 2015 - 10:23am