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May 11, 2012
Farmington Fire Explorers event will give teens hands-on experience responding to emergencies
May 11, 2012 - 7:19am
March 22, 2012
No cause found for February apartment fire
March 22, 2012 - 10:48am
March 19, 2012
Police believe human action might have started the Saturday fire that burned 60 acres in Farmington and Lakeville.
Saturday grass fire burns 60 acres
March 19, 2012 - 4:33pm
March 15, 2012
Conditions are dry in Farmington.
Fire risk is high this weekend
March 15, 2012 - 9:12am
February 29, 2012
Farmington fire chief Brian Lindquist, fire marshal John Powers, Lakeville fire marshal Brian Carstensen and building inspector Ken Lewis discuss the Wednesday morning fire.
Fire displaces apartment complex residents for a night
February 29, 2012 - 11:55am
January 20, 2012
Farmington and Lakeville fire departments responded to a ceiling fire at Starr Automotive in Farmington Friday morning. FFD captain Adam Fischer was at the shop when the fire broke out. Starr Automotive is owned by his father, Ed Fischer.
Fire breaks out at Starr Automotive Friday
January 20, 2012 - 2:19pm
January 5, 2012
A fire early Thursday morning destroyed a pole barn on U of M property.
Early-morning barn fire ruled arson
January 5, 2012 - 10:37am
November 10, 2011
With one engine out of commission, Farmington firefighters had to call for help
November 10, 2011 - 10:23am
October 27, 2011
Farmington firefighter was in the right place to spot a home fire
October 27, 2011 - 9:12am
May 19, 2011
Ryan Cunningham, Josh McClure, Jacob Noll and Andrew Benson receive instruction from a state fire marshal's office trainer as they prepare to start their competition last weekend. The trainer was impressed with their performance and commented on the importance of conducting a 360 (walkaround) of the structure, which many posts overlooked. The local Explorers will test their skills again this weekend.
Aspiring firefighters will learn this weekend what the job takes
May 19, 2011 - 3:12pm
March 4, 2011
Smoke without fire, but still plenty alarming
March 4, 2011 - 7:10am
December 17, 2010
Fire damages a Farmington home
December 17, 2010 - 11:49pm
January 26, 2010
Two hurt in 'mini explosion' at Viking Auto
January 26, 2010 - 7:16pm
December 22, 2009
A fire damaged at least three storage units in a warehouse at 21130 Chippendale Avenue. The fire was reported after 3 p.m. Tuesday. Farmington fire marshal John Powers said at the scene he believes the fire started in one of several storage units in the building. There was one person working in the building at the time of the fire but he got out safely. This is the second fire in as many days in the Farmington area.
Fire damages Farmington warehouse
December 22, 2009 - 4:13pm
Fire injures one Monday afternoon
December 22, 2009 - 11:45am