Dog owner to be cited following fire deaths


December 2, 2022

File / Pine Knot News

Seven dogs perished in a garage fire in Scanlon on Nov. 18. Authorities say they will cite the dogs' owner for a kennel violation.

Authorities are expected to cite a former renter with a kennel violation following a garage fire in Scanlon responsible for the loss of seven dogs Nov. 18.

The former renter at 1208 28th Ave. will face a misdemeanor charge and fine for disobeying Scanlon ordinance requiring a license for private or commercial kennels. The Pine Knot does not generally name a person until they've been charged.

"Through her own admission she knows she needed a permit," Cloquet police chief Derek Randall said. "She was selling pitbulls out of that location that would require a kennel permit, so we're going to end...

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