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The front of Swenson Motor Company building showed no visible exterior damage Monday morning at 1301 Highway 12 East, Willmar. A fire early Monday morning damaged the auto dealership's building. Tribune photo by Kelly Boldan

Fire chief says Swenson Motors fire in Willmar, Minn., is not suspicious in nature

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WILLMAR -- The early morning fire that damaged Swenson Motor Company on East Highway 12 in Willmar is not suspicious in origin, according to Willmar Fire Chief Marv Calvin.


"At this point, it doesn't appear to be a suspicious fire," Calvin said.

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Gretchen Schlosser

Gretchen Schlosser is the public safety reporter, and writes about agriculture occasionally, for the West Central Tribune. She's been with the Tribune since 2006 and has 17 years of experience working in news, media and communications. 

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