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FIRE DAMAGES NEW PARIS HOME

(New Paris, OH)--Fire did heavy damage to a New Paris home Sunday.  An elderly resident of a home in the 300 block of Kristine Street left his kitchen with food on the stove.  By the time he returned, a fire had started and spread throughout that room.  There were multiple oxygen tanks inside.  The man was able to make it out without injury, although several pet birds died in the fire.