Retired Princeton firefighter Russ Wicktor is used to responding to fires and putting them out. But in the early morning of December 27 Wicktor was the victim of a serious fire. A pole shed and its contents at 7208 Aspen Road — located east of Princeton in rural Mille Lacs County — were lost [...]
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.
The cause of a home fire at 1201 7th Ave. N. in the city of Princeton the morning of Friday, Oct. 19, remained unknown Tuesday, according to Princeton Fire Chief Jim Roxbury. A passerby called in the fire to Princeton Fire & Rescue, which was paged at 7:51 a.m. The department called in the fire [...]
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 [...]