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Brainerd firefighters respond to calls

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Brainerd Fire Department Saturday, April 10, 2021. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch

The Brainerd Fire Department responded to a variety of calls since Sunday.

Sunday, Nov. 21

Firefighters were called at 5:21 p.m. to the 9900 block of St. Mathias Road for a chimney fire. Upon arrival, fire crews extinguished and investigated the fire.

Friday, Nov. 19

Crews were called at 2:25 p.m. Friday to the 15000 block of Birchwood Lane to investigate a previous small fire on the siding. Upon arrival, the fire crew investigated and determined the fire was out.


Firefighters were called at 10:52 a.m. Friday to Teeny Bubbles Childcare, 17140 Highway 371, for a fire alarm. Upon investigation, it was determined to be a false alarm.

Wednesday, Nov. 17

Crews were called at 1:29 p.m. to Kenwood Apartments at 13575 Kenwood Drive for a fire alarm. Upon investigation, it was determined the alarm was caused by burned food.

Tuesday, Nov. 16

Firefighters were called at 9:01 p.m. Nov. 16 to Edgewood Vista, 14211 Firewood Drive, for a report of a gas smell. Upon investigation, it was determined to be unfounded.

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