News

Monday Morning Fire Destroys Corsica House

Monday Morning Fire Destroys Corsica House

Photo: clipart.com

No one was injured in a Corsica house fire which destroyed the home and left a family displaced.  The home is located about five miles southeast of Corsica and is owned by Mike Burke.  Burke and three family members were in the house at the time of the fire.  It started at around 8:00 yesterday morning.  The cause of the fire is under investigation.  The American Red Cross is providing temporary housing and assistance for the Burke family.  The Douglas County Sheriff’s Department, Douglas County Emergency Management, Corsica Ambulance, and Armour Fire Department responded to the fire.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

This weekend in entertainment history

prince

A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

in Entertainment

REVIEW: Scarlett Johansson gets brainy in ‘Lucy’

Lucy

A ridiculous premise doesn't have to sink a film, and Luc Besson's "Lucy" actually gets off to a solid start.

in Sports

This week’s top sports shots

bike

A look at the biggest stories and best photography in sports this week.