Tag: Steve Petry

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

Use Caution in the Kitchen to Avoid Fires this Holiday Season

Ada, MN — This Thanksgiving, take extra caution in the kitchen so you don’t have to worry about thanking your local fire department for saving your home after a stove fire got out of hand. Accounting for nearly half of all fires, Cooking is the leading cause of reported home fires and second leading cause…
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November 22, 2021 0

Take Precautions to Avoid Fires During Harvest

Ada, MN — As wheat harvest begins in the area, fire departments are on alert given the dry conditions and fire risks typically associated with harvest. Despite the drought, Ada Fire Chief Steve Petry says they have been fortunate to have a relatively quiet summer when it comes fighting fires. Now that harvest is beginning,…
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July 28, 2021 0

Ada Fire Chief Discusses Procedures & Importance of Mutual Aid Following Fire on Tuesday Night

Ada, MN — The Ada, Borup, and Twin Valley Fire Departments responded to a report of a house fire on Tuesday night approximately three miles east of Ada. The homeowners were able to put out the fire themselves, which originated from an electrical issue. When fire crews arrived they helped ventilate the home and make…
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May 6, 2021 0