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Portal fireplace causes house fire

A house fire was reported at 17754 Long Lake Lane in Detroit Lakes around 5:50 p.m. Tuesday when the homeowners started a fire on their outdoor portal fireplace on the deck. Firefighters were able to douse the flames quickly but smoke was still coming out of the siding about 30 minutes after the call came in. No injuries were reported. (Riham Feshir/Tribune)