Moving fire causes problems

A house being moved from the Nora vicinity to a prepared site off Highway 4 near Lawrence had an interesting journey. The house was purchased by Joe Kathman from Tom Bargen. The one and a half story house was being moved along county road 3400 near Road R when it snagged a power line.

A small fire, causing minimal damage, broke out along one eave of the house. Firefighters from the Nelson and Lawrence V olunteer Fire Departments responded to the scene and the blaze was quickly extinguished.

A side effect of the fire was that repair crews had to shut off the power in the area. The outage imπpac...


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