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50 cows killed in Stearns County barn fire

About 25 cows escaped the barn unharmed, while the rest died. The barn was a total loss. The total damage amount is still being determined, but will likely exceed $100,000.
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About 25 cows escaped the barn unharmed, while the rest died. The barn was a total loss. The total damage amount is still being determined, but will likely exceed $100,000.

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