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Fire damages Lake Osakis cabin

Echo Press photo Eric Morken

Shortly before 5 p.m. Wednesday, the Osakis Fire Department and Police Department were called to a fire in a cabin at Idlewilde Resort, which is on the south side of Lake Osakis. Osakis Fire Chief Mark Pomerleau said the fire started on a stove in the cabin and that the cabin sustained smoke and water damage. He added that it would be uninhabitable for awhile, but that it is rebuildable.