The morbidly obese often don’t fit into crematory incinerators.
Public records found that some homes in the region are going for small fractions of the price they brought at market-rate sales just a few years ago.
No injuries reported, homes may have been vacant.
Police, fire officials looking for possible connection.
Feds had threatened to move homes that were “too close to the lake”.
Habitat for Humanity wants to build the homes in just two weeks.
Chief Wilken says they simply tapped larger water main a block away.
Several nearby homes damaged when vacant house catches fire.
The federal government will pay 75 percent of the damaged homes’ value.
Local leaders spreading the word about safety checks on elderly, homebound neighbors.