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Firefighters respond to Baxter house fire Sunday


■ Firefighters respond to house fire in Baxter

BAXTER — A house fire in Baxter was reported about 9 a.m. Sunday on the 4900 block of Cedar Scenic Road.

The house was occupied but no injuries were reported and the fire was not extensive. The fire’s cause was undetermined as of Sunday afternoon. Firefighters had to remove siding to get to it. The Brainerd Fire Department was on the scene until 11:11 a.m. Estimated amount of damage to the home is $30,000.

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