March 13, 2014


Fire chiefs from across the region raise awareness of fire prevention (ADVISORY)

WHAT:             There have been 10 fatalities so far this year in Minneapolis due to fires. Minneapolis Fire Chief John Fruetel and St. Paul Fire Chief Tim Butler will be joined by fire chiefs from St. Cloud, Richfield, Eden Prairie, Eagan to increase awareness of what folks can do to prevent fires in their homes and businesses.

WHEN:             2 p.m. Friday, March 14

WHERE:           Fire Station 6, 121 East 15th Street

MORE:             Fire officials will be available for interviews this weekend to discuss fire prevention.


Contacts: Assistant Chief Cherie Penn, (612) 673-2674; Matt Laible (612) 673-2786

Published Mar 13, 2014