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Structure fire contained, minimal damage

The Pierz Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 6:45 a.m. Tuesday near the intersection of Sleepy Hollow Road and Crow Wing County Road 45.


Fire Chief Brian Boser said the fire appeared to have been started by a wood stove in the home on 4926 County Road 45. Boser said the fire spread into the walls and then into the attic.

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