1/25/2019 2:13:00 PM Fire results in commercial structure loss
Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on Wednesday, January 23rd at 7:56 a.m., the Cass County Sheriff's Office received a report of a structure fire in the 1500 block of State #371 NW rural Backus in Powers Township. Responders arrived and found the structure fully engulfed in fire. The Backus Fire Department, Hackensack Fire Department, North Ambulance and MN State Patrol are currently working the fire scene. The commercial structure is a total loss. The cause of the fire is unknown and the investigation continues with the assistance of the State of MN Fire Marshalls Office.