Rhinelander fire department

Fire contained quickly
6:17 am
Tue July 23, 2013

Fire Damages Rhinelander Home

Damage was limited from a structure fire Monday afternoon in Rhinelander.


Firefighters were called about 4:00 p.m. to the 200 block of Maple Street.


Fire Chief Terry Williams says they were able to limit the damage...



"....when we arrived there was fire in the wall, we had a crew inside and crew outside...opened the wall from both sides. There were some embers in there...very little smoke damage...no water damage..."

No serious injuries
5:12 pm
Fri May 24, 2013

Fire Destroys Rhinelander West Side Dwelling

No serious injuries early Friday but a four-unit dwelling is a total loss after a fire at the 200 block of West Hill drive on Rhinelander's west side.


Fire Chief Terry Williams said they got called out about 2 a.m....



"....once we got on the scene, the structure was fully involved. There were five occupants in the structure at the time. All the occupants got out prior to our arrival. Three had to jump from second story windows. There are some minor injuries, some people were transported to the hospital..."

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