St. Louis County Fire Department

Find St. Louis County Minnesota fire departments, city fire stations, firefighters, brigades, chiefs, inspectors, marshals, and local volunteers. Fire departments provide information on fire risk assessment, permits, fire alarms, and safety guidance.


148Th Ces Fire Department 4630 Mustang Drive Duluth MN 55811 218-788-7434


Alborn Fire Department 6615 Highway 47 Alborn MN 55702 218-343-2243

Arrowhead Fire Department 9798 U.S. Route 2 Brookston MN 55711 218-879-6916

Aurora Fire Hall Complex 20 Central Avenue East Aurora MN 55705 218-229-3131

Babbitt Fire Dept 30 North Drive Babbitt MN 55706 218-827-2611

Bearville Township Fire Department 13971 Highway 22 Cook MN 55723 218-376-4655

Biwabik Fire Department 105 3rd Ave Biwabik MN 55708 218-865-4332

Biwabik Township Fire Department 6555 Oak Drive Gilbert MN 55741 218-865-4238

Bois Forte Volunteer Fire Department 5301 Saint Mary Drive Orr MN 55771 218-757-3261

Breitung Town Garage 33 1st Avenue Soudan MN 55782 218-753-6020

Brimson Volunteer Fire Department 3127 Highway 44 Brimson MN 55602 218-848-2811

Buhl Fire Hall 201 Forest Street Buhl MN 55713 218-258-2237

Buyck Volunteer Fire Department 8035 Orr Buyck Road Buyck MN 55771 218-993-2201

Canosia Volunteer Fire Department 3894 Martin Road Duluth MN 55803 218-729-6211

Central Lakes Volunteer Fire 7562 Murphy Lake Road Eveleth MN 55734 218-744-3625

Cherry Volunteer Fire And Rescue Department 3992 River Road Iron Junction MN 55751 218-263-8741

Chisholm Fire Department 301 West Lake Street Chisholm MN 55719 218-254-7915

Clifton Fire Department 2146 Old North Shore Road Duluth MN 55804 218-260-9122

Clinton Volunteer Fire Department 8945 Highway 37 Iron Junction MN 55751 218-744-1501

Colvin Fire Hall 2577 Vermilion Trail Makinen MN 55763 218-638-2141

About St. Louis County Fire Departments

St. Louis County Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the St. Louis County, MN community with a mission to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to calls for fire suppression, St. Louis County Fire Departments respond to medical emergencies, incidents involving hazardous materials, rescue calls, and motor vehicle or other accidents.

You may contact the Fire Department for questions about:
  • St. Louis County fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • St. Louis County Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • St. Louis County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Departments in St. Louis County

St. Louis County Fire Departments may be staffed with paid professional firefighters, volunteers, or a combination of the two. Professional Fire Services in Minnesota are organized around a central command with response units, known as fire companies, geographically dispersed throughout St. Louis County. St. Louis County Volunteer Fire Departments are organized with a similar structure or as independent St. Louis County Fire departments and districts with their own fire company.

First Response and Fire Emergencies in St. Louis County, MN

In an emergency situation, 911 calls are received at a designated public safety answering point (PSAP). The St. Louis County PSAP routes the call to the appropriate dispatch agency, which coordinates the St. Louis County Fire Dept response. The responding Fire House may be determined based on geographic location or the resource needed for the call, such as an aerial ladder, fire hose, fire truck, water pumper, tanker truck, brush fire vehicle, rescue vehicle, or paramedic emergency services. In many cases, multiple Fire Stations and fire engines are dispatched to the emergency.

St. Louis County Fire Code Inspections

Fire prevention education is part of Fire Department operations under the authority of the St. Louis County Fire Marshal. Fire prevention involves the enforcement of the St. Louis County and Minnesota Fire Code and is closely associated with the building code and building permitting process. The Fire Marshal is involved in the plan review process for new construction or renovation projects and is responsible for ensuring that Fire Code requirements are met before signing off on design plans. Other common fire prevention efforts include educational programs in St. Louis County schools, public information campaigns, smoke detector distribution programs, and outreach at public events. The St. Louis County Fire Marshal also investigates structure fires to determine their causes.