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Mike Creger

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ST. PAUL -- The June 8 fire at Bluefin Bay Resort in Tofte has been ruled accidental in a report issued Tuesday by the State Fire Marshal’s Office in St. Paul.


The fire, which damaged six rental units at a loss of $1.5 million, was caused by a lack of clear space in a chimney chase, investigator James Iammatteo stated in the report.

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