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Machine shop engulfed by blaze

A fire Wednesday destroyed a machine shop and its contents at a farm on 80th Street Southeast near Maynard and Chippewa County roads 5 and 6. The fire was discovered sometime around 4 p.m. when Jay Schoep said his son looked out the window of their home and saw heavy smoke. Maynard firefighters responded, and the blaze was contained to the shop building. A cause is unknown at this time. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny