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Grateful homeowners thank Bemidji firefighters after Menahga blaze

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BEMIDJI —It was the largest fire David Gould had seen in his short time with the Bemidji Fire Department.

He and 10 other local firefighters were called Tuesday night to the scene of a rapidly expanding wildfire north of Menahga in Wadena County. There, they were assigned to the head of the fire, where flames were only a few hundred yards away from a home.


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John Hageman
John Hageman covers local business and Grand Forks' legislative delegation. Get more business news at 
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