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July 22, 2015
Firefighters from eight departments spent much of Saturday, extinguishing a barn fire at a farm owned by Darryl and Julie Terpstra, 424 225th St., about four miles southeast of Baldwin. The father and son seen sprinting toward the scene came from a nearby Amish-owned farm, wanting to help, according to a firefighter at the scene.
UPDATED: Destruction of dairy barn, shed, silo has Baldwin family reconsidering options
July 22, 2015 - 12:59pm
April 24, 2015
Steel roof collapses in fire at Advanced Disposal Services in Roberts
April 24, 2015 - 9:37am
April 17, 2015
Firefighters found a body while responding to a house fire at 427 230th Ave. in the Town of Somerset on Wednesday morning. The death was ruled a suicide. (Photo by Micheal Foley)
Death at scene of Somerset house fire ruled a suicide
April 17, 2015 - 11:09am
April 9, 2015
A grass fire along Highway 64 on Friday was just part of a very busy five-day stretch for NRF&R. (Photo by Micheal Foley)
Firefighters endure extremely busy week
April 9, 2015 - 10:15am
April 3, 2015
Crews battle grass fire along Highway 64
April 3, 2015 - 1:04pm
April 1, 2015
West Second Street closed for downed power line
April 1, 2015 - 2:14pm
UPDATE: Highway 64 reopened east of New Richmond after crash
April 1, 2015 - 12:25pm
February 12, 2015
Star Prairie board amends 2014 budget to pay for ladder truck
February 12, 2015 - 11:17am
January 30, 2015
Deputy Justin Johnson and his K-9 partner Cash from the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office demonstrate how Johnson communicate with the dog using hand signals in front of hundreds of children and their parents gathered at the New Richmond Fire Hall on Saturday, Jan. 24, for Collin’s Community Hero Day. (Photo by Micheal Foley)play button
Collin's Community Hero Day 2015
January 30, 2015 - 3:53pm
January 14, 2015
Fire destroys wood-storage shed at Glenwood City firm
January 14, 2015 - 4:27pm
January 13, 2015
UPDATE: Hammond house fire extinguished; no injuries reported
January 13, 2015 - 9:14am
December 18, 2014
Lots of footprints on CRI's two-acre lot and blackened siding near an overhead door and two exhaust fan ports were about the only visible signs Wednesday, Dec. 17, that a damaging fire had occurred hours earlier at CRI Recycling Inc. at Woodville. Steve Dzubay photos.
UPDATE: Woodville's CRI up and running; repairs underway on fire-damaged area
December 18, 2014 - 10:48am
December 16, 2014
Fire Explorer Madison Thibodeau, 14, (center) affixes a rescue rope to simulated victim Capt. Eric Wiseman, New Richmond Fire & Rescue training officer, while Assistant Chief Brad Olek (right) assists and supervises an ice rescue training exercise at Mary Park on Saturday, Dec. 6. (Photo by Micheal Foley)
Firefighters train for ice rescues
December 16, 2014 - 9:56am
November 13, 2014
New Richmond Fire & Rescue crews respond to a house fire on 140th Street on the night of Tuesday, Nov. 4. (NRF&R photo)
Family loses home to fire
November 13, 2014 - 10:56am
October 30, 2014
Star Prairie Village President Greg Gibson (left), Richmond Town Supervisor Richard Berquist and Richmond Town Chair Gary Knutson engage in discussion during the Oct. 21 meeting of the New Richmond Fire Advisory Board. (Photo by Micheal Foley)
Fiery debate: Officials engage in heated discussion over fire contract, ladder truck
October 30, 2014 - 11:06am