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The CAFD worked with the Two Harbors Fire Department on May 6, 2015 to provide live fire training. The CAFD Mobile Live Fire Training Trailer was purchased through a federal grant program, and has been used to train firefighters from throughout Minnesota and Wisconsin.

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Larch Street 1The CAFD responded to a report of smoke in a home at 745 Larch Street the evening of April 29th. Upon arrival units found light smoke throughout the basement and fire in an exterior wall. Firefighters contained the fire to the involved wall and damage was limited.

16 firefighters were on scene, and units were clear in about an hour, and there were no injuries.

CAFD units responded to a two vehicle crash on Hwy 45 on April 28, 2015. Two people were fatally injured in the accident, and two were critically injured. The two injured patients were transported to Cloquet Community Memorial Hospital were one was airlifted and the other was transported by ground to the Twin Cities. CAFD was assisted by two ambulances from the Carlton Fire Department, and multiple law enforcement agencies.

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Friday, May 22, 2015

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District Fire Chief

Kevin M. Schroeder

Cloquet Weather

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