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Thorhild fire destroys 69-year-old church

A fire destroyed the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of St. Peter and Paul shorly before noon Saturday.

Cause of fire under investigation

Fire destroyed historic church RAW

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A fire destroyed the Ukrainian Orthodox church of St. Peter & Paul in Thorhild Saturday. 0:12

A fire has destroyed a church that has stood in the community of Thorhild for nearly 70 years.

The fire started at the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of St. Peter & Paul shortly before noon Saturday. 

There were no injuries.

Investigators are still looking for the cause of the blaze, and are examining the church's electrical system. 

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