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The home of John Kratzke, located just north of Dent, was damaged by a fire on Christmas Day. No one was injured. Officials believe the fire started in the home's chimney. Submitted photo

Christmas Day fire damages rural Dent home

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A rural Dent resident is without a home after a house fire on Christmas Day.

No injuries were reported as a result of the fire, but the house sustained extensive damage, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office.


The home is located along County Highway 35, just north of Dent, the Perham Fire Department reported.

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