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Fire destroys home near Shell Lake

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Fire destroyed a home off County Road 37 near Shell Lake Wednesday afternoon.

Nobody was injured in the fire, but a cat is missing. The two-story wood-frame house is owned by the Mike Brun family. Four people were living there, but nobody was home at the time of the blaze, according to Carsonville Fire Chief Roger Wilson.


The fire was reported by a passerby about 3:15 p.m. Wednesday. The home is located about 20 miles east of Detroit Lakes.

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