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Dogs lost in house fireSubmitted: 03/08/2014
Story By Lauren Stephenson


LINCOLN CO. - Two dogs died in a house fire in Lincoln County.

Lincoln County Dispatch received a call just before 3 a.m. Saturday.

The owner came home and saw smoke coming out of the roof.

Russell and Pine River firefighters put out the fire.

Lincoln County Sheriff's deputies also responded to the home on Wyant Avenue in the Township of Schley.

No one was injured.

Investigators don't know what caused the fire.

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