Contact the City of Houghton to arrange a fire inspection of your home or rental property.
The pictures used in the banner come from the Rice Lake Fire. The Emergency Measures Office provided communication support to the local fire departments that responded and coordinated outside support to obtain aircraft to help spread water to fight the blaze.
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Houghton County Fact: There is only 1 paid firefighter in all of Houghton County. Volunteers man all fire departments.