MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Crews from several agencies are battling a fire Thursday night at Northfield’s historic Archer House River Inn.
(credit: Chuck Benson)
Northfield police say the fire was first reported in the kitchen of the Smoqehouse restaurant, located in the same building, at about 3:35 p.m. It then spread rapidly throughout the 143-year-old hotel.
The fire is still active as of 11 p.m., according to police.