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Bemidji Fire Department
July 6, 2016
Crime report for July 5
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Tuesday: Accident 4:33 p.m. Officers responded to a two-vehicle...
July 6, 2016 - 5:48pm
June 27, 2016
UPDATED: Fire hits two houses in Helga Township
HELGA TOWNSHIP -- No injuries were reported in a fire early Monday that damaged two houses in Helga Township. The Bemidji Fire Department responded...
June 27, 2016 - 10:56am
June 22, 2016
UPDATED: One dead, child missing after Hillcrest Manor fire
BEMIDJI -- One adult is dead and a 5-year-old child is missing after a fire destroyed a mobile home in the 3900 block of Irvine Avenue. The...
June 22, 2016 - 11:14pm
June 21, 2016
No injuries reported in Bemidji house fire
BEMIDJI -- No one was injured after a fire broke out in the back of a house Monday evening in Bemidji. The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the blaze at the 900 block of Dewey Avenue Northeast at about 6:43 p.m. and were able to contain and extinguish the fire with minor damage...
June 21, 2016 - 10:21am
June 17, 2016
UPDATED: Two Friday morning fires most likely caused by lightning
BEMIDJI -- Firefighters were called to two area fires Friday morning during a thunderstorm, with lightning strikes being the suspected cause...
June 17, 2016 - 6:28pm
June 11, 2016
House fire in Eckles Township believed accidental
BEMIDJI—No one was injured in a house fire in Eckles Township on Friday evening. Firefighters from the Bemidji Fire Department arrived...
June 11, 2016 - 3:37pm
May 5, 2016
VIDEO: Blaze hits Hubbard County: Fire officials urge caution as crews work to put out Thursday night flames
LAKE HATTIE TOWNSHIP -- A fire in north Hubbard County required the response of both air and ground crews and stretched to 500 acres Thursday...
May 5, 2016 - 8:53pm
April 30, 2016
Fire damages house in Bemidji Township
BEMIDJI TOWNSHIP—No one was injured in a house fire in Bemidji Township on Friday night. The Bemidji Fire Department received the call at 8:25 p.m. for a fire in the 2000 block of Timberlane Way Southwest. When firefighters arrived, they found the fire in the living room area...
April 30, 2016 - 2:20pm
April 21, 2016
Fire damages house in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—No one was injured in a house fire Wednesday evening in Bemidji. The Bemidji Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 8:38 P.M. in the 3900 block of Irvine Avenue NW. When firefighters arrived, they found a fire at the back of the house. A total of 16 firefighters...
April 21, 2016 - 9:38am
April 2, 2016
Fire damages Irvine Avenue house
BEMIDJI -- A person had to be rescued from the roof of a house after a fire was reported in the 800 block of Irvine Avenue early Thursday evening....
April 2, 2016 - 1:02pm
March 29, 2016
SAFETY: Area fire restrictions to start Monday
BEMIDJI -- Spring burning restrictions are set to begin Monday in the Bemidji area, officials say. Dave Hoefer said his department already has responded to seven wildfires this season, as the early snow melt is extending the spring burning season. The Minnesota Department of Natural...
March 29, 2016 - 3:01pm
March 23, 2016
Firefighters respond to north Bemidji fire
The Bemidji Fire Department responded to a call Wednesday afternoon about a small fire along Park Avenue Northwest between 24th Street Northwest...
March 23, 2016 - 5:58pm
March 7, 2016
Fighting the flames: Bemidji Fire Department refilling its roster as emergency calls stay steady in 2015
BEMIDJI -- New names and faces can be seen and heard in areas long unoccupied at the Bemidji Fire Department, an encouraging sign for Chief Dave...
March 7, 2016 - 9:21pm
March 2, 2016
No injuries in south Bemidji business fire
BEMIDJI—No one was injured in a business fire Wednesday morning in south Bemidji. The fire on the 700 block of Washington Avenue South...
March 2, 2016 - 12:21pm
January 27, 2016
Early morning fire heavily damages house
BEMIDJI—A fire early Wednesday heavily damaged a house in northwest Bemidji. The Bemidji Fire Department responded to a report of a fire...
January 27, 2016 - 8:55am