Early morning fire destroys farmhouse
A 128-year-old farm house in rural northeast Rochester was destroyed today in an early-morning fire.
Firefighters from Elgin, Plainview, Rochester and Oronoco were called to the home in the 8100 block of 40th Avenue Northeast at 1:20 a.m.
Emergency personnel said three people escaped the house without injury. However, the farmhouse was destroyed and burned almost to the ground.