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Nisswa Fire Department

January 17, 2018
Minnesota State Fire Marshal Mark Germain (left) and Nisswa firefighters investigate the debris left over from a structure fire Tuesday morning at Boberg Lumber in Nisswa. The building, which houses a beauty shop, was destroyed.
Jennifer Stockinger / Brainerd Dispatch
Fire destroys Nisswa beauty shop
January 17, 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
December 25, 2017
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire at 6:35 a.m. on Bonnie Road near County Highway 3, south of Merrifield. Screenshot of Google Maps
Christmas Day fire destroys home near Merrifield
December 25, 2017 - 10:53pm
November 1, 2017
Fire call at Clow Stamping sends out Nisswa crew
November 1, 2017 - 6:30am
August 2, 2017
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Fire at PleasureLand RV causes $150K in damages
August 2, 2017 - 10:07am
June 11, 2017
Pillager firefighters stand among the remains of a home destroyed by fire Sunday morning. The home on the 9800 block of Ski Gull Lane Southwest, south of Lake Shore, was fully engulfed when firefighters were paged about 10 a.m. Submitted by: Sandie Youngblom, Pillager Area Fire and Rescue
Fire destroys home near Mount Ski Gull
June 11, 2017 - 10:22pm
May 29, 2017
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire at 12:22 a.m. Sunday on the 7100 block of Barrows Avenue. Illustration
Sunday house fire under investigation
May 29, 2017 - 5:00am
May 19, 2017
Zack Houle (left) at the scene of the fire Wednesday in Merrifield. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Fire chief says brothers saved man's life
May 19, 2017 - 3:00am
May 17, 2017
Firefighters work to put out a house fire Wednesday in Merrifield. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video)play button
Brothers drag homeowner to safety in Merrifield house fire
May 17, 2017 - 11:45pm
March 29, 2017
The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office is advising everyone that the ice should be considered unsafe for all traffic, including those on foot. Illustration
3rd angler in 2 days falls through ice
March 29, 2017 - 6:00am
March 28, 2017
Nisswa Firefighters Brad McGuire (left) and Richard Geike carry the sled that was used by the angler who was rescued from the ice on Gladstone Lake Monday afternoon. The angler was cold but survived the ordeal. Law enforcement are reminding anglers to stay off the ice. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Videoplay button
Anglers rescued after falling through ice; Authorities advise people to stay off the lakes
March 28, 2017 - 11:05am
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
December 20, 2016
Brainerd firefighters were on the scene of a fatal fire on the 5300 block of Brandon Way near Barrows Monday night. Steve Kohls/Branerd Dispatch
Firefighters recover woman's body from house fire
December 20, 2016 - 10:51pm
Brainerd firefighters battle a house fire on Brandon Way in Barrows Monday night. Neighbors noticed a fire inside the home and called 911. Brainerd and Nisswa fire departments responded to the scene. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Videoplay button
UPDATED: Fatal Fire - Neighbors see Christmas tree ablaze in home, report fire
December 20, 2016 - 12:26pm
November 14, 2016
Firefighters respond to a house fire Sunday night on Green Forest Circle in Merrifield. Dispatch/Kelly Humphrey - Gallery and Videoplay button
Family escapes house fire with no injuries
November 14, 2016 - 10:09pm