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Published June 16, 2011, 07:10 PM

Amish barn nearly complete

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - An Amish community near Fertile, Minnesota is rebuilding a barn after someone set fire to it.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

That happened last Thursday morning. Now a week later, it's hard to tell the incident happened. More than 40 men worked together on day seven of this build. The owner, William Bontrager says the barn should be enclosed tonight and finished by Saturday. A neighbor says this progress is bright spot has come from the incident.

Greg Petry – Neighbor: "This organization is incredible. Everyone takes their section and it just goes with the ropes and horses and men."

Investigators are looking for who started the fire that destroyed the barn and killed three cows.