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October 8, 2018
Brainerd: Appeals court sides with firefighters union
Brainerd city officials committed unfair labor practices by unilaterally eliminating full-time firefighter positions in 2015, the Minnesota Court...
October 8, 2018 - 7:35pm
March 12, 2017
Brainerd Fire Department: Annual report - Called to serve, every day
On average, not a day went by in 2016 without the Brainerd Fire Department receiving a call for service. The department recently released its...
March 12, 2017 - 9:10pm
April 15, 2016
City responds to firefighter lawsuit
Attorneys representing the city of Brainerd in a lawsuit against five men formerly employed as full-time firefighters by the city filed a response...
April 15, 2016 - 1:33pm
January 20, 2016
Firefighters' union sues city of Brainerd
Firefighters Union Local 4725 and President Mark Turner are suing the city of Brainerd regarding the city's decision to restructure the Brainerd...
January 20, 2016 - 8:08pm
December 29, 2015
Top 3 candidates for fire marshal/deputy chief named
The city of Brainerd Police and Fire Civil Service Commission Tuesday certified the top three candidates for the Brainerd Fire Department's fire...
December 29, 2015 - 10:43pm
October 25, 2015
Former full-time firefighters moving on to next chapter of their lives
They put years of their lives into the Brainerd Fire Department - for some it added up to more than 20, others gave more than 10. But what's...
October 25, 2015 - 10:40am
October 15, 2015
Last day set for Brainerd's full-time firefighters
Starting Wednesday, the Brainerd Fire Department's full-time equipment operators will be no more. Brainerd Fire Chief Tim Holmes said Thursday...
October 15, 2015 - 10:37pm
September 17, 2015
Fire Advisory Board: No action on restructuring department
The Brainerd Fire Advisory Board Wednesday took no action on restructuring the Brainerd Fire Department from a mix of full-time and paid on-call...
September 17, 2015 - 9:51am
June 8, 2015
Top 3 finalists named for Brainerd fire chief position
The top three finalists were named Monday for the full-time Brainerd fire chief position. Timothy Holmes, Jason Caughey and David Schliek...
June 8, 2015 - 8:45pm
May 28, 2015
Brainerd one step closer to finding fire chief
Finalists vying for the Brainerd Fire Chief post were interviewed Wednesday, bringing the process for a new fire chief one step closer. Finalists...
May 28, 2015 - 5:15pm
May 18, 2015
8 finalists named for Brainerd Fire Chief
Eight finalists - four from the Brainerd lakes area - will be interviewed for the full-time Brainerd Fire Chief position. The Brainerd Police and Fire Civil Service Commission met Monday to go over the final stages of the hiring process for the full-time fire chief position and agreed...
May 18, 2015 - 8:03pm
April 10, 2015
Search for new Brainerd fire chief underway
As the city of Brainerd starts the process to find retiring Fire Chief Kevin Stunek's successor, it was learned Friday that Brainerd's full-time...
April 10, 2015 - 8:14pm
March 15, 2015
Firefighters fight shed fires and more over weekend
Brainerd firefighters had five calls Friday afternoon through Saturday morning. The first two calls Friday afternoon were at Mississippi Terrace Apartments, 217 SW Fourth St., Brainerd. At 4:12 p.m., the maintenance man at the apartments called firefighters reporting a dryer belt...
March 15, 2015 - 9:11pm
Brainerd breaks temperature record; fire danger looming
Brainerd lakes area residents saw above normal temperatures this past weekend and on Sunday, Brainerd broke the record-high temperature set at 65 in 2012. Brainerd hit a high of 69 degrees around 4 p.m. Sunday, according to the reading at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport. According...
March 15, 2015 - 8:04pm
February 24, 2015
Pop-Tarts probable culprit in kitchen fire
Pop-Tarts appeared to be the culprit in a kitchen fire Monday morning at a residence in Brainerd, Capt. Mark Turner of the Brainerd Fire Department...
February 24, 2015 - 9:50am