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Blackduck Fire Dept. is kept busy

The Blackduck Fire Department responded to a garage and wood pile fire call at 8:22 a.m. March 22 on the southwest side of Blackduck Lake. When the department arrived on the scene, the garage was fully engulfed in flames -- endagering nearby cabins. The fire department was able to extinguish the fire and save the cabins. The garage was a total loss. The cause of the fire was believed to be an electrical circut short.1 / 2
At 3:20 p.m. March 22, the Blackduck Fire Department was called to assisted the Bemidji Fire Department with a fire at Regency South apartment complex in Bemidji. Several fire departments from around the area were called in to assist with the fire -- all were on the scene for at least four hours.2 / 2