Tagged fire


Camper destroyed in Wednesday blaze

Featured photo submitted by Bemidji Fire A camper was completely destroyed in a fire Wednesday afternoon. The Bemidji Fire Department responded around 2 p.m. to the 500 block of Jefferson Ave. SW and found a travel trailer fully engulfed in flames. Twelve firefighters were on the scene for about one hour. No injuries were reported,…


Bemidji’s new Fire Chief has busy first week

Featured photo: Crews respond to the diesel spill reported Thursday afternoon  Bemidji Fire Chief Justin Sherwood was named new fire chief late in January, and officially began his post on Feb. 28. Sherwood visited with KB101’s Todd Haugen on Chatabout today and discussed two separate incidents during his first week on the job. On Monday,…


BNSF Bridge damaged in fire

The BNSF Bridge was moderately damaged in a fire Monday afternoon. According to the Bemidji Fire Department, a Bemidji Police Officer reported the blaze between Lakes Irving and Bemidji around 4 p.m., with a large fire coming from under the bridge. Firefighters were on scene for about two hours, and the cause, at this time,…


Home lost in Clearwater County fire

A fire completely destroyed an unoccupied home 14 miles south of Bagley just before midnight Sunday. According to the Clearwater County Sheriff’s Office, the Bagley and Shevlin Fire departments arrived on the scene on Stockyard Road to find the home fully engulfed in flames. The owners of the house, identified by the Clearwater County Sheriff’s…


No injuries in early Hubbard County fire

No one was injured in a house fire early this morning in Hubbard County. According to a release from the Bemidji Fire Department, a motorist along County Road 9 reported the blaze on the 22,000 block around 1 this morning. Eighteen firefighters spent four hours on the scene in bitterly cold temperatures. The fire caused…


No injuries reported in Division Street fire

No injuries were reported in a house fire on Division Street Saturday. According to a release from the Bemidji Fire Department, responders assisted an elderly woman and her dog out of the home, and a cat was also rescued. Twenty-four firefighters and four fire engines were on scene, with assistance from Solway Fire, Beltrami County…

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