Brainerd firefighters respond to grass fires
The Brainerd Fire Department responded to multiple calls this weekend, including three grass fires on Sunday.
The first grass fire was reported 1:28 p.m. Sunday near Acorn Nursery, on Highway 371 north of Baxter. Two small grass fires were reported at 1:37 p.m. Sunday near the Business Highway 371 bridge bypass.
Other calls firefighters responded to this weekend included: A call at 10:15 a.m. Sunday to 7565 Lone Oak Road to a possible illegal burn; a call at 7:35 p.m. Saturday to 15847 Old Stone Bridge, to check on a carbon monoxide alarm; and a call at 8:42 p.m. Friday of a power pole fire near Cragun’s Golf Resort and Conference Center.