Minnesota State Fire Marshal
The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office say they believe the fire started near the intersection of Howard Gnesen Road and Lismore Road in Rice Township, where a nearby homeowner was burning cardboard in a barrel fire.
A restaurant in northern Minnesota was destroyed after a fire broke out early Tuesday morning. According to the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, around 6:40 a.m. crews responded to a structure fire at the Ashkanam Resort.
Authorities say a plastics company in northwestern Minnesota suffered extensive damage after a fire early Wednesday morning.