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Garage catches fire north of town, sparks grass fire

Volunteers extinguish flames after a garage caught fire north of town on Aug. 27, also catching the grass in the abandoned farmyard on fire. The property is owned by Wade and June Weiss. About 15-20 acres were burned. Photo by Marcia Love

By Marcia Love Wind gusts and dry conditions could have resulted in a very busy day for firefighters and responders when a building caught fire north of town last week. Fortunately, a road stopped the flames from spreading and limited the grass fire on Aug. 27 to 15-20 acres. The fire broke out at about 4 p.m. at a vacant farmyard located about four kilometres… Read More »

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Volunteers extinguish flames after a garage caught fire north of town on Aug. 27, also catching the grass in the abandoned farmyard on fire. The property is owned by Wade and June Weiss. About 15-20 acres were burned. Photo by Marcia Love

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By Marcia Love Wind gusts and dry conditions could have resulted in a very busy day for firefighters and responders when a building caught fire… Read More »

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