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Fire ruled to be arson in Akeley

A fire Thursday night that destroyed an unoccupied Akeley residence was determined to be arson, according to deputy state fire marshall Kevin Mahle. Eastern Hubbard County Fire District firefighters responded to the blaze that was reported at about 11 p.m. Owner of the home is Mark Johnson, according to firefighter Troy Hegg. The home, located on Highway 34 east, has been abandoned for about eight years, he said. (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)