'In just days, he lost two and saved two'
Published 06/18/2009, Grand Forks Herald
Even as he grieved the one-two deaths of his father and a daughter — both gone within three days — Bill Burdick’s instinct was for life.
Shortly before 11 p.m. Tuesday, someone spotted flames and smoke coming from a neighbor’s house. Burdick and others raced to the house, where an elderly couple struggled to escape thick, black smoke. Burdick and the others brought them to safety.