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Home chimney fire causes $3,000 in damages

Madison firefighters respond to chimney fire; No injuries

City of Madison firefighters rushed to the scene of a chimney fire Friday afternoon, after a neighbor across the street from the home saw flames coming from the chimney, according to a police report.

2 lightning strikes cause house, apartment fires

Damage for fires estimated at combined total of $90K

Lightning strikes from Monday morning storms caused two separate fires where no one was injured, according to a release from the Madison Fire Department.

Firefighters, construction company donate school supplies

Supplies delivered to East High School will be distributed to all Madison schools

School supplies are both essential and costly, but that financial pressure was alleviated for the parents of many area students thanks to an event Wednesday at East High School.

Heat from fire damages 14 nearby homes, fire engine

MFD: 'Powerful fire would burn any exposed skin if not covered'

The fire department says the "powerful" fire the took down a large apartment building last week damaged more than a dozen nearby homes and melted parts of the fire engine.

Apartment fire causes estimated $35K in damage

Three other units in building not damaged, officials say

A fire in a four-unit apartment building caused an estimated $35,000 in damage to one unit, but the other three unites were not damaged, officials said.

Firefighters find gas leak, prevent disaster

Crews were at west side home installing carbon monoxide alarms

Madison firefighters helped prevent a potential disaster when they found a natural gas leak in a home Friday morning, according to a release.

Janesville fire causes $6,400 damage

No one injured in morning mobile home blaze

No one was injured, but a mobile home off Beloit Avenue sustained $6,400 damage in a fire early Tuesday, authorities say.