Get the scoop.

Other Articles

New Altoona celebration of life center to open »

Area law enforcement trained and equipped for opioid overdose calls »

Congratulations! The "Best of the Chippewa Valley" in Altoona! »

Area K-9 Programs need fundraising to operate »

Woodman's fights its tax bill »

River Prairie Announces Official Logo »

Prevea to open urgent care clinic in Altoona »

Altoona looks to improve Highway 12 safety after fatal accident »

Altoona police officers give out hams instead of tickets »

Just the ham, ma'am: Altoona cops take a Christmas break... »

Local officers hand out hams to traffic violators instead of tickets »

Vote on Altoona fire & rescue service charge ordinance postponed »

Altoona council delays vote on fire fees »

Altoona to consider charging non-residents for emergency services »

How non-tax payers could foot the bill for rescue calls in Altoona »

Crews respond to Altoona garage fire

Thursday, November 16, 2017
Ruth Wendlandt | WEAU

ALTOONA, Wis. (WEAU) -- Crews are investigating what sparked a garage fire this morning in Altoona.

f

Fire Chief Mark Renderman says the fire started in a detached garage and spread to the exterior of the house just before noon.

He says two people were in the house at the time of the fire and they both got out safely.

The chief says there's no damage estimates yet, but the garage is being considered a total loss.

He says no foul play is suspected.

Read more about this article »