Weather Forecast


Fire destroys rural Crookston home; no injuries reported

A rural Crookston house was destroyed by fire this morning. 

The 7:50 a.m. fire was reported at 26337 295th Ave. S.W., Crookston, according to a report from the Polk County Sheriff’s Department. The house is located about two miles west of Crookston, along Polk County Road 61.

The home was a total loss. No injuries were reported, according to the news release.

Responding to the call were fire departments from Crookston, Fisher, Minn., and East Grand Forks along with Crookston Area Ambulance and the sheriff’s office.

The fire cause is under investigation.