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MONTE DRAPER | BEMIDJI PIONEER Gretchen Wagner, owner of Cattails Bar and Grill, points out a broiler Monday afternoon that caused a kitchen fire Sunday morning that spread to the ceiling.

Fire damages Cattails Bar & Grill in Bemidji

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BEMIDJI — Cattails Bar & Grill sustained more than $30,000 in damage from a kitchen fire reported Sunday morning.

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the popular bar and restaurant just after 7:30 a.m. Employees detected a fire in a broiler, and when firefighters arrived on seen, smoke was exiting the building, with the fire spreading to the roof.


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