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Rescue crews bring dog to safety


Burnett County (WQOW) - A firefighter had to be taken to the hospital after a rescue on the ice.

It happened on Saturday north of Webster.  The Webster fire chief says a dog wandered out onto the thin ice on Fremsted Lake.  Firefighters were able to rescue the dog.  The fire chief said it was pretty strenuous work in the water and one firefighter was taken to the hospital for overexertion, but is ok.

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