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West Allis apartment fire temporarily displaces 75 residents - SFGate

Sun Jan 08 10:01:44 EST 2017 | SFgate
WEST ALLIS, Wis. (AP) — About 75 residents found themselves looking for temporary shelter in the Milwaukee area after an apartment fire. The Journal Sentinel reports (http://bit.ly/2jonuB5) that the fire started about 7:15 a.m. Saturday on the balcony of a 40-unit building in West Allis. Officials say the likely cause of the fire was an improperly extinguished cigarette ---. No residents were hurt, but a firefighter was temporarily hospitalized and released after an apparent cardiac episode. Of..

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Newark apartment fire ruled arson
-The Newark Advocate
NEWARK - A fire that displaced two residents Tuesday morning at a Newark apartment building is being investigated as an arson, Chief Pat Connor said. One of those residents has bee..