Precipitation and cooler weather was predicted for the area when Princeton Fire Chief Jim Roxbury spoke on Tuesday this week about the grass fire situation this season. But the risk of wild fires can change “day to day,” said Roxbury. His department put out two grass fires last Saturday afternoon. One call was at 2:20 [...]
The last payment has been made on the Baldwin Township fire station and the fire department’s building fund is now debt-free. The fire department held their elections recently and Chief Michael Rademacher remains the chief and Scott Case is the new assistant chief.
The Northeast Sherburne Fire Department (Baldwin Fire Department) could be working more closely with its neighbor to the south in the future. The Baldwin Township board approved applying for a shared services grant with the Zimmerman–Livonia Fire Department. If approved for the grant, the fire department will receive non binding recommendations for how the departments [...]
At 5:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 5, 2012 the Princeton and Baldwin fire departments were on the scene of a fully involved pole shed fire at 3028 85th Avenue. This is just north of North Elementary School. Road is closed off and you won’t be able to leave North Elementary to the north.
Baldwin firefighters and Sherburne County deputies had an unusual fire call early Tuesday, with the firefighters at first being called to put out a semitrailer truck fire at 7:40 a.m. The fire was actually a mattress on fire that was hanging below a truck northbound on Highway 169 at about 303rd Avenue. Baldwin firefighters didn’t [...]
Princeton and Baldwin fire departments, along with the DNR, were on the scene of a grass fire in Blue Hill Township on Sherburne County 9, immediately west of County 1. Call came in at about 3:30 p.m. A truck at 14450 293rd was lost during the fire. In this photo, Princeton firefighters extinguish the truck [...]