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28th StreetThe CAFD Conducted live fire training on Saturday October 25, 2014 on 28th street. Over 40 firefighters spent the day practicing tactics and fire attack evolutions. The highly beneficial training lasted for 8 hours and ended with the destruction of the donated home.Burn Down



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.


Friday, October 31, 2014

Bush Fdn. Video

District Fire Chief

Kevin M. Schroeder

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