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Akeley man arrested for arson


CHICKAMAW BEACH — A 22-year-old Akeley man was arrested Tuesday for his alleged involvement in a house fire Sunday in the Chickamaw Beach area, reported Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch.

Burch said there were several people in the house at the time of the fire that was reported in the early morning hours, but no one was injured. Sheriff deputies, Pine River Police officers and the Pine River and Pequot Lakes fire departments responded to the scene.

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