Sheriff: Wis. Barn Damaged In Fire, No InjuriesAuthorities say a barn in western Wisconsin was damaged in a fire early Sunday morning that was likely either caused by fireworks or a nearby bonfire. The Pierce County Sheriff's Office was called at about 3:06 a.m. Sunday on a report of a bonfire at N4207 710th St. in Ellsworth, Wis.
Teenager Talks Of Saving Horses From Burning BarnA high school senior says he didn't think twice about stopping to help when he saw a barn on fire. Wyatt Stueven arrived before the fire trucks, and horses were trapped inside.
Barn Fire Kills Thousands Of Animals, Workers DevastatedEmployees are calling it devastating. Thousands of animals have died in a massive fire in southern Minnesota. The fire broke out Saturday afternoon just after 3 p.m. at the Cougar Run Farm, near the town of Truman. It's about 45 minutes south of Mankato.
Lightning May Have Started Corcoran Barn FireA farmer in Corcoran, Minn. lost his dairy barn in a fire early Saturday morning. Fire officials received report of the blaze just after 10 p.m. Friday night when a passerby noticed flames coming from the dairy barn.
Season Of Hope: The Lemkes Of Belle Plaine All December long, WCCO’s been making the season brighter for families whose stories touched us this year. Earlier this month, a fire destroyed the Lemke family’s barn in Belle Plaine. They lost their kids' outdoor toys and some special chickens that were used as therapy for their son's ADHD. We invited the Lemkes to WCCO in downtown Minneapolis for a Christmas surprise we hope they'll never forget.
Belle Plaine Fire Destroys Chickens That Helped Special Needs ChildA Belle Plaine family is struggling to salvage the holiday season after a barn fire killed two dozen chickens and two roosters that were used as therapy for their special needs child.
More Than 100 Animals Killed In Barn FireMore than 100 animals, mostly cows, were killed in a barn fire in San Francisco Township early Tuesday morning.
Man Loses 5 Calves In Central Minnesota Barn FireA 52-year-old farmer in the central Minnesota town of Watkins lost five calves in a barn fire Friday morning, according to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office.
150-Plus Pigs Killed In South Minn. Barn FireApproximately 180 pigs have been killed in a Conger, Minn. barn fire Tuesday morning.
Authorities: 17,000 Young Turkeys Die In Barn FireThe owner of a central Minnesota turkey barn says he’s out an estimated $500,000 after his barn, which housed 17,000 young turkeys, burned down, the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says.
No Injuries After Fire Damages Barn In NowthenAuthorities are investigating after a fire caused significant damage to a pole barn in western Minnesota on Monday.
Passer-By Saves Cattle From Burning BarnA couple with a farm in rural Stearns County is thankful it still has cattle after a large fire destroyed two of their buildings over the weekend, according to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office.