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UPDATE: Marathon County home is a total loss after fire

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A Marathon County home is a total loss after a fire Tuesday morning.

According to the Marathon County Sheriff's Department, firefighters with the Colby and Abbotsford fire departments responded to the home at 2166 County Road N in the Town of Frankfort at 4:40 a.m.

Colby Fire Chief Ross Rannow says the fire started with a wood burning furnace in the home.

Rannow says the strong winds quickly fanned the flames, making it difficult to contain.

No one was injured.

Rannow says the fire is not suspicious.

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