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1651 Big Lake RoadCAFD units were disptached to a report of a kitchen on fire at 09:48 Thursday on the 1600 block of Big Lake Road.  Upon arrival firefighters found the fire involving a kitchen range and with some extension to the wall behind it.  The fire was extinghuished quickly with little damage to the structure, and the residence was ventilated of smoke and carbon monoxide build up.

Kitchen fires are the number one cause of fires in both Minnesota and the U.S.


Dinner 2014CAFD personnel cooked dinner for a group of community members Sunday evening. Dinner with the firefighters was a silent auction item at the United Way Taste Fest held in Aug. The winners received a home cook meal prepared by CAFD members.


Notice of Special Meeting

The Cloquet Area Fire District (CAFD) Governing Board
will hold a special meeting to be held at 3:00pm on October 28, 2014.

This meeting will be closed to the public under Minnesota Statute 13.D.05 to discuss employee performance and evaluation of Fire Chief Kevin Schroeder.

Posted:  October 20, 2014

Kevin Schroeder, District Fire Chief

Saturday, October 25, 2014

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District Fire Chief

Kevin M. Schroeder

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