E-Edition | The Peach List | Shopper | Observer/Advocate

News and Sports from Windom, MN and surrounding areas | Windom, MN

weather sponsored by

Advanced Search
search sponsored by

Reader Poll
Poll Result

What will the next four years bring, economically, for the United States?

Strong economic growth

Slow recovery

Steady economic decline

Rapid economic decline

The Dish
Help Wanted
Area Churches
Area Sports Schedule
Windom Schools
Social Scene
Citizen Photos
Community Calendar
Cottonwood County Sheriff

home : news : this week's news May 24, 2016

10/10/2012 8:30:00 AM
Busy week for area firefighters

The burning ban was removed from Cottonwood County after Monday night's rainfall, but not before a busy week for area firefighters.

The Windom Fire Department was called out to several fires in the past seven days. It started with a corn stubble fire a few miles west of town.

Windom Fire Chief Dan Ortmann said about 75 acres of corn stubble was destroyed in that blaze.

Then, last Thursday, firefighters were called to three fires: a small grove fire along Highway 86, southwest of Windom, a stove fire in Windom and a grass fire two miles west of Windom near Highway 62. The latter fire was the only one of significance, claiming a good chunk of a Waterfowl Production Area.


ObituariesClassifiedsOpinionColumnsThe DishLegalsContact UsHelp WantedAuctionsCitizen PhotosWedding Planner

Birth, Engagement & Wedding Announcement Forms | Area Classified Ads | Current News | Life


Copyright © 2016 Citizen Publishing Co. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. 
P.O. Box 309, Windom, MN 56101 507-831-3455


Software © 1998-2016 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved