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Community event Tuesday to help Atwater, Minn., remember fire


ATWATER -- If you live in Atwater, it's hard to forget the vicious fire that roared down Atlantic Avenue a year ago.

Intentionally set by an arsonist who remains at large, the Feb. 28 fire destroyed three buildings and four businesses, including a supper club and the town's only hardware store.The fire left a large, gaping hole in the in the heart of the small town.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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