Published January 28 2012
Mahnomen fire leaves two homelessMAHNOMEN – An early evening fire in Mahnomen, Minn., displaced a husband and wife.
The Mahnomen Sheriff’s Department was called to a fire at 2162 220th Ave., eight miles east of Mahnomen, around 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
The fire was extinguished but the house suffered severe fire, smoke and water damage. There were no injuries, and the couple was taken in by a son living nearby.
The fire is under investigation by the fire marshal.
Mahnomen Fire and Ambulance were aided by Fosston, Twin Lakes, and Waubun Fire Departments and White Earth Police Department.