Tag: prevention

Smoking Related Fires Top Cause of Fatal Fires in MN

Lake Park, MN — With smoking related fires being the number one cause of fatal fires in Minnesota and across the nation, Lake Park Fire Chief Dave Coufal is urging smokers to be more cautious about their smoking habit to prevent future tragedies from occurring. Coufal says he’s not aiming to stop people from smoking,…
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September 20, 2022 0

National Fire Prevention Week: Fire Danger Increases with Holiday and Heating Season

Lake Park, MN — This week is National Fire Prevention Week and all week long we’ve been chatting with area Fire Chiefs for guidance and tips for reducing the risk of fire in our homes, shops, and yards. The fire risks increase as we head into the heating and holiday season. But prior to firing…
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October 7, 2021 0