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House Fire in Russell Tuesday Evening

House FireRussell Firefighters responded to a house on fire in the 400 block of North Maple just after 6:30 Tuesday evening.

The house, a single-story, brick building, was not seriously damaged by the fire, but moderate to extensive smoke damage occurred according to Fire Chief Sam Schmidt. 

No injuries were reported and firefighters were able to save two pets that were at the residence.

The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.

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