Mankato firefighters responded to two minor fires over the weekend.

On Sunday, a structure fire was reported at 530 North 2nd Street, according to Mankato Department of Public Safety Commander Dan Schisel.

“There was a small fire on the front deck. The State Patrol was close and knocked down the fire with their extinguishers. There was $1,000 estimated damage estimate. It appears that it was caused by a discarded cigarette.”

Also on Sunday, a small grass fire was reported on the MSU Campus at 420 Ellis Avenue. No damage was reported.