UPDATE: New restaurant, bar under construction destroyed by fire

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Update as of 11:44 a.m. —  A new restaurant and bar being built in Cable, Wisconsin was destroyed by fire Thursday night.

Firefighters from multiple departments responded to the former “Corner Bar” located on Highway 63 around 8 p.m. for smoke coming from the building.

Because the building was under construction, crews were kept out of the building, and took a defensive stance.

Firefighters finally put out the fire around midnight.

No word on what caused the fire.



5:00 a.m. — A building in Cable, Wisconsin is considered a total loss after an overnight fire destroyed it.

Crews responded to the fire around 8 p.m at the corner of Highway 63 and County Road M and worked through the night to contain the blaze.

It is unknown what caused the fire.

The building was under construction to be a new bar or restaurant.

According to the Cable Fire Chief, no one was in the building at the time of the fire and no one was injured in the incident.


Cable, WI – CBS 3 Duluth is working to gather details surrounding a structure fire in Cable, Wis.

We have a photographer heading there and will share more details as they become available.

This is a developing story.

Photo Credit: Drummond Fire & Rescue

Video Credit: Stephan Vanderburg

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