Home lost to fire
The Moose Lake Fire Department responds to a fully engulfed structure fire, the Labathe residence, the afternoon of August 6 on Sturgeon Island Road in Windemere Township. With assistance from the Willow River and Kerrick fire departments, the fire was extinguished. The Moose Lake Fire Department was on scene for several hours conducting mop-up and investigation. The residence received extensive damage, but there were no injuries. The cause of the fire is under investigation.