Tag: Fire Department

Kaleidoscope: Lake Park Fire Chief Dave Coufal Talks Fire Prevention

During the KRJB Kaleidoscope Program from Thursday, September 8th, Lake Park Fire Chief Dave Coufal joins R & J News Director Mark Askelson to talk fire prevention and fire safety. Listen below: The KRJB Kaleidoscope Program is heard weekdays at 9am on 106.5 KRJB.


September 8, 2022 0

Lake Park Fire Department Fundraisers

Lake Park, MN — The Lake Park Volunteer Fire Department has a number of upcoming fundraisers that they would be appreciate your support at. This Saturday, August 27th, they will be grilling up hot dogs and chips for a free will donation during the Lake Park Liquors Customer Appreciation. While you’re there, Lake Park Fire…
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August 26, 2022 0

Fire at Northernaire Houseboats Still an Active Scene, Cause Unknown at this Time

August 24, 2022 – At approximately 5:11 pm this evening, Koochiching County Dispatch Center wasnotified of a structure fire at Northernaire Houseboats on Rainy Lake in International Falls. Responding tothe scene are International Falls Volunteer Fire Department (VFD) with mutual aid from Little Fork VFD,International Falls Ambulance Service, Koochiching County Sheriff’s Office. When firefighters arrived…
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August 25, 2022 0

Federal Dam Fire Dept. helped by Enbridge Energy

FEDERAL DAM, MN—R&J Broadcasting’s Joe Lancello spoke with Federal Dam Fire Chief Kenny Raines about how Enbridge Energy has helped his fire department.


July 26, 2022 0

Shelly Fire Department “Fired Up” for this Weekend’s Shelly Days

Shelly, MN — The Shelly Fire Department will once again have an active role in this weekend’s Shelly Days & 125th Anniversary Celebration, including hosting a pulled pork supper, street dance, raffles, and even water wars. The water wars are scheduled from 11:30am in the City Park and Shelly Fire Chief David Swenson says they…
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July 22, 2022 0

Annual Erskine Fire Department Fish Fry is Saturday Night

Erskine, MN — The Erskine Fire Department will be hosting their annual Fish Fry Fundraiser this Saturday, May 7th from 5-7pm at the Erskine Community Center. The Fish Fry is a free will donation and delivery may be provided by calling the Erskine Community Center at 218-867-2262. If you cannot attend, but would still like…
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May 6, 2022 0

Halstad Fire Department’s 1st Annual Mixer Set for this Saturday

Halstad, MN — The Halstad Fire Department is hosting their first annual Mixed Stag this Saturday, March 19th at the Halstad LRC. The event will include a dinner, door prizes, raffles, drinks, and more. Social Hour begins at 5pm with Dinner at 6pm. Michael Bare of the Halstad Fire Department talks about the dinner and…
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March 16, 2022 0

Gary Firemen’s Game Night is Saturday, March 19th

Gary, MN — Raffles, raffles, and more raffles! The Gary Fire Department invite all to their Firemen’s Game Night fundraiser this Saturday, March 19th at the Gary Legion Hall. A free will soup and sandwich supper will be served starting at 5pm and the games will start at 6pm. Gary Fire Chief Buck Engen says…
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March 16, 2022 0

Ogema Fire Department Hosting 14th Annual Eel Pout Festival this Weekend

Ogema, MN — The Ogema Fire Department is hosting their 14th annual Eel Pout Festival this weekend on White Earth Lake out of Cedar Crest Resort. It’s a 24 hour event that goes from Noon Saturday, February 19th until Noon on Sunday, February 20th. Admission into the festival and fishing derby is $25, which gets…
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February 17, 2022 0

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Easily Avoidable this Winter

Ada, MN — There’s been an alarming number of incidents this winter related to Carbon Monoxide poisoning. 7 people were killed this week in South Moorhead as a result of carbon monoxide poisoning, 8 people in Shakopee were hospitalized, and another group of individuals at an apartment complex in Fargo also became ill. Without a…
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January 3, 2022 0