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Hundreds raise $8K for young girls burned in SE Minn. campfire explosion

Residents from Houston and Money Creek township in southeastern Minnesota gave $8,000 at a fundraiser Saturday for two girls severely burned in a campfire explosion last month. Chloe Langen, 4, and Annabelle Heyer, 5, suffered burns over half their bodies June 29 after an adult poured accelarant on a campfire at Money Creek campground.
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Residents from Houston and Money Creek township in southeastern Minnesota gave $8,000 at a fundraiser Saturday for two girls severely burned in a campfire explosion last month. Chloe Langen, 4, and Annabelle Heyer, 5, suffered burns over half their bodies June 29 after an adult poured accelarant on a campfire at Money Creek campground.

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