The Brainerd Fire Department responded to several calls for service since July 29.

Crews responded to a fire alarm at 12:48 p.m. July 29 at Baxter Elementary School, 5546 Fairview Road. Upon investigation, it was determined to be a false alarm.

On July 30, firefighters responded to:

  • A report of a vehicle fire at 10:37 a.m. on the 12000 block of Three Mile Road for a vehicle fire. The vehicle was destroyed upon arrival, and crews extinguished several hot spots.

  • A report of a fire alarm at 1:35 p.m. at Central Lakes College, 501 W. College Drive. Upon investigation, it was determined to be a false alarm.

Firefighters were called to a fire alarm at 8:20 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 1, at Creative Transition Services, 8055 Industrial Park Road. The alarm was canceled en route.

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On Sunday, Aug. 2, firefighters responded to:

  • A fire alarm at 5:07 a.m. on the 14000 block of County Highway 22. Upon investigation, it was determined to be unfounded.

  • A report of an electrical fire at 9:34 a.m. at Kenwood Acres Apartments, 13575 Kenwood Drive. It was determined to be a maintenance matter.

  • A report of a dumpster fire at 8:57 p.m. at Westwood Mobile Home Park, 602 James St. The fire was extinguished.

Firefighters assisted on the scenes of two crashes Monday, Aug. 3 — one at 12:58 p.m. at the intersection of highways 210 and 371; and one at 4:43 p.m. on the north side of the Mill Avenue bridge on County Highway 3.