House Fire

(Sauk Centre MN-) A wood burning stove started a house on fire near Sauk Centre Tuesday morning. The Stearns County Sheriff's Department says at 1:38 a.m. 28-year-old Bridjett Breitbach of Sauk Centre was awakened by her smoke alarms going off, and found a portion of her house on fire. A wood-burning stove is believed to be the cause. The Sauk Center Fire Department responded and extinguished the fire. Breitbach, her dog and cat all evacuated the house safely and no one was hurt. The home is located in the 39,000 block of County Road 185, east of Sauk Centre.