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Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office seeks tips on Skitwish warming hut fire

From staff reports

The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious fire that burned down the Skitwish warming hut near Marie Saddle.

The fire occurred sometime between 6:30 p.m. Nov. 19 and 12:30 p.m. Nov. 22, the Sheriff’s Office said in a news release. Witnesses reported seeing a red or maroon 1990’s Ford Ranger or similar pickup leaving the area quickly with two people inside.

Anyone with information regarding the fire should contact Sgt. Will Klinkefus at wklinkefus@kcgov.us or (208) 446-1300.

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