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House fire in Starbuck

STARBUCK–A residential fire, suspected to be started by an electrical malfunction, gutted 104 W. Main here Wednesday night.

Columbia County Fire District No. 1 units responded and called for mutual aid from District 3 at about 9 p.m.

The house was occupied by a renter, Phillip Clayburn, who is working on the natural gas facility nearby.

Clayburn said he had retired for the night and had a box fan...