Lake Vermilion Fire Brigade
P.O. Box 490
Cook, Minnesota 55723-0490
The Brigade is dedicated to fire, search and rescue and emergency medical situations. It is operated by volunteers and managed under the governance of a Board of Directors who are made up of residents from the Lake Vermilion and Cook area.
It is supported by personnel from the Cook Volunteer Fire Department, Cook Area Ambulance Service, Beatty Township, U.S. Forest Service, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, St. Louis County Sheriff's Department, Lake Vermilion Resort Association, and Lake Vermilion Sportsman's Club. Individuals from these agencies and organizations serve as advisers.