Crews respond to fire at Grand Forks Country Club’s maintenance shop Monday night

No one was injured and the extent of damage is unknown

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GRAND FORKS — Grand Forks County Sheriff's deputies responded to a fire around 8 p.m. Monday at the Grand Forks Country Club's maintenance shop located near the 700 block of 12th Avenue Northeast.

When crews arrived on scene there were active flames inside the building, according to a GFSO news release. The Thompson Volunteer Fire Department extinguished the fire and was assisted by the Manvel Volunteer Fire Department, as well as Altru Ambulance Service.

No one was inside the building at the time of the fire and no injuries were reported.

The extent of damage and cause of the fire is unknown at this time, the sheriff's office said.

Meghan Arbegast grew up in Security-Widefield, Colorado. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from North Dakota State University in Fargo, in 2021.

Arbegast wrote for The Spectrum, NDSU's student newspaper, for three years and was Head News Editor for two years. She was an intern with University Relations her last two semesters of college.

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