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Grass fire spreads to Easy Bean farm near Milan, destroys art studio but home saved


MILAN -- Cleanup work is underway today at the Easy Bean Farm east of Milan, where a fast-moving grass fire on Monday destroyed an art studio and its contents, granary with farm equipment, pickup truck and tractor and damaged two greenhouses and other equipment.

The fire also destroyed a vacant home, shed, and numerous, older-model vehicles on an adjoining property.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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