This was the view from a couple of blocks away during a night-time house fire in Lu Verne late Saturday night, June 5. The house and vehicles were destroyed. Anne Tiile photo

Family escapes safely from weekend fire at Lu Verne home

LU VERNE—Donations are being collected for a Lu Verne family whose home and all their belongings were destroyed by fire late Saturday evening, June 5.

Lu Verne Mayor and Fireman Kevin McPeak said the fire call came in at approximately 11:45 p.m. on Saturday, June 5, for a structure fire at 306 Hanna Avenue. 

Donations for the family can be dropped off at 712 5th Street North, Humboldt, IA 50548 to Jodi Ludwig or VENMO@Bailey-Anderson-127 and that will go directly to Bailey’s account to help with her families’ needs.


See the full report, including details about what items the family needs and the fire itself, in the June 10 print edition of the Advance. Subscribe by calling 515-295-3535 or get single copies for $1.50 on newsstands starting June 9.

Kossuth County Advance

14 E. Nebraska St.

Algona, IA 50511  

Phone: (515) 295-3535

Fax: (515) 295-7217

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