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Cass Lake barn destroyed in fire, about 130 pigs lost

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About 130 pigs were lost when a barn in Cass Lake was destroyed in a fire early Sunday morning.

The call to the Cass Lake Fire Department came in at 2:28 a.m. on the 48200 block of 323rd Avenue.


The barn was already gone upon arrival the Cass Lake Fire Department, said Fire Chief Tim Reiplinger.

But the fire was threatening a nearby home and fuel tanks, he noted. Neither caught fire and were undamaged,

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