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Firefighters batteled a large fire at the Sonnenberg Mink Farm east of Detroit Lakes, Minn., on Friday morning. The fire is thought to have started when a spark from an incinerator caught the pile of mink bedding in front of the building on fire. Brian Basham/DL Newspapers

Fire destroys building at mink farm near Detroit Lakes

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By Brian Basham

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DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- A spark from an incinerator was believed to have started a fire Friday morning that destroyed the office and feed mixing building at the Sonnenberg Mink Farm east of Detroit Lakes.


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