Arson investigation into fire at Kenmare landmark

KENMARE, N.D. – Authorities are asking for the public’s help after a Sunday morning fire, now ruled an arson, damaged an iconic windmill in downtown Kenmare.

Kenmare Police say the fire occurred shortly after 6 a.m. Sunday at the Danish Mill in the town square. The mill was damaged, but thanks to quick action from Kenmare firefighters, it was not lost to the blaze.

Anyone with information on the fire can contact Kenmare Police at (701) 385-4411 or the Ward County Sheriff’s Department at (701) 857-6500.