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The Tri-County Livestock Auction building, one mile west of Motley on Highway 10, was destroyed by a fire Sunday evening. Photo by Bette Johnson

Livestock building destroyed by fire

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The complete loss of the Tri-County Livestock Auction Barn, one mile west of Motley, by fire Sunday night has not made life any easier for Manager Wayne Hoffman.


A state fire marshal and three of his investigators were still examining the site Wednesday morning, as Hoffman wrestled with the problems of keeping the business running and customers informed.

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