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  • Light Snow Eases Grass Fire Threat

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    bismarcktribune.com
    Posted: March 26th, 2003

    A day after battling a grass fire in dust and wind, firefighters got help Tuesday from a mini-snowstorm.


  • Funds Open Up for Firefighters

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    ABC News
    Posted: March 11th, 2003

    The Department of Homeland Security on Monday said it had $750 million available for fire departments across the country to better train, prepare and equip themselves.


  • North Dakota Fire Under Investigation

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    Bismarck Tribune
    Posted: March 10th, 2003

    Mandan--Two people were taken to the hospital Saturday night after a house fire broke out at 806 Third Ave. N.E.


  • Fargo, N.D.: Blood Shortage Reported

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    Aberdeen News
    Posted: February 25th, 2003

    On Feb. 21, the United Blood Service's Fargo-based self-contained unit (bloodmobile) was destroyed in a fire while in storage


  • Smallpox Facts

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    Easton Star Democrat
    Posted: January 22nd, 2003

    Smallpox is a serious, contagious, sometimes fatal disease caused by the variola virus.


  • GF FIRE DEPARTMENT: Allard Fights His Last Fire

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    Grand Forks Herald
    Posted: January 13th, 2003

    Over the years, Allard's seen his share of flames, both as a firefighter and inspector. As a firefighter, he remembers a large fire at the North Dakota Mill and Elevator in the 1970s. "That was one of the toughest fires because it involved the dust from the wheat and the flour, so there were explosions," he said.


  • Fire Destroys Mobile Home

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    Grand Forks Herald
    Posted: January 13th, 2003

    Fire destroyed a mobile home Sunday afternoon at 2520 Huntington Park Drive, according to the fire department. No one was hurt, though the home is a total loss, said Battalion Chief Jim Broten.


  • Firefighters to Get New Truck

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    The Dickinson Press
    Posted: January 9th, 2003

    Dickinson--Firefighters will soon be driving a new equipment truck if Fire Chief Terry Wehner gets his wish


  • Fire Strikes On New Year's Eve

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    Grand Forks Herald
    Posted: January 3rd, 2003

    Fire officials say an electrical problem likely caused a New Year's Eve fire that resulted in an estimated $20,000 in damage to an apartment building.