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February 14, 2019
Steve and Sharolynne "Sherry" Atkins, along with son Greg DuBois and daughter-in-law Joyce DuBois, lost their Prescott home to a devastating bedroom fire Jan. 25. Steve remains in a River Falls rehabilitation center while recovering from a December hip replacement and infection. The other three family members are temporarily residing with Steve's sister in Hudson. Submitted photo
'Pictures can be replaced, but we can't': Prescott family recovers after fire
February 14, 2019 - 11:11am
February 8, 2019
A Thursday night house fire at 1075 Ridgeway St. in Hammond left three people, a husband and wife and their daughter, with an unlivable home. The fire started at 10:16 p.m. Feb. 7 and took about 4.5 hours to get under control. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
Hammond attic fire takes four-plus hours to subdue; family makes it out OK
February 8, 2019 - 3:02pm
January 30, 2019
A fire at 222 Walnut St. spread to the adjacent home at 209 S. Third St. in River Falls Saturday, Jan. 26. Both houses are owned by Ezekiel Lutheran Church. Submitted photo.
RF rallies support for fire victims
January 30, 2019 - 5:00pm
A fire in the walls left extensive damage to this house Tuesday, Jan. 29, at W11150 County Road M in the town of Clifton. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Crews endure subzero temps battling Pierce County house fire; 4 displaced
January 30, 2019 - 1:47pm
January 28, 2019
Aftermath of the burned house. Windows are missing and the inside is "pretty much gutted out" and unlivable, Ellsworth Assistant Chief Syd Hardy said. Rachel Helgeson / RiverTown Multimedia
Highway 10 house fire destroys inside, no injuries
January 28, 2019 - 7:34pm
January 27, 2019
A fire at 222 Walnut St. spread to the adjacent home at 209 S. Third St. in River Falls Saturday, Jan. 26. Both houses are owned by Ezekiel Lutheran Church. Submitted photo
Two RF houses go up in flames on frigid night
January 27, 2019 - 7:54am
A Nov. 26 fire destroyed a truck maintenance and storage facility in St. Paul Park. Submitted photo courtesy of Newport Fire Department
Update: Fire destroys Newport truck repair shop
November 27, 2018 - 4:34pm
November 23, 2018
Firefighters extinguish flames at a structure Nov. 23 at 1649 85th St. in the town of Somerset. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Watch: Crews called to Somerset-area structure fire
November 23, 2018 - 3:22pm
November 16, 2018
The River Falls fire Department responded to a fire in a home at 5 County Road U (Mann Lane) Thursday evening, Nov. 15. Photo courtesy of Steve Dzubay
Troy home damaged by fire, one man hospitalized
November 16, 2018 - 10:40am
October 23, 2018
A 911 call came in at 5:18 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, for a house fire at 727 72nd St. in the town of Somerset. According to Somerset Fire Chief Travis Belisle, the home is a complete loss. Photo courtesy of RD-Drone LLC
Passers-by attempt to save dogs from Somerset house fire
October 23, 2018 - 12:45pm
October 16, 2018
Firefighters from Baldwin and River Falls extinguished flames Oct. 16 that stemmed from a combine fire in a field on County Road Y in the town of Rush River. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
VIDEO: Crews respond to St. Croix County field fire
October 16, 2018 - 11:50am
September 28, 2018
The home of the Helms was severely damaged by a large fire on Saturday, Sept. 15. The family has since seen large support from the community. Submitted photo
Community buoys Helm family after fire
September 28, 2018 - 12:00pm
September 17, 2018
Brenda Green (far left) is comforted Sept. 17, 2018, by a neighbor after an early morning fire destroyed her home on St. Croix Trail Lane in Hastings. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Family of 5 escapes Hastings house fire
September 17, 2018 - 1:35pm
September 14, 2018
Jeremy Bourasa had just married Krista Boland at St. Paul Park Fire Station when he left to help extinguish a structure fire in Cottage Grove. William Loeffler / RiverTown Mutltimedia
St. Paul Park fireman says "I do," then leaves to help douse house fire
September 14, 2018 - 8:31am
August 24, 2018
Ellsworth-area barn destroyed in early morning fire
August 24, 2018 - 11:55am
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