St. Jacob’s Market Destroyed By Overnight Fire

Oh No! The popular St. Jacob’s Farmer’s Market in Waterloo was destroyed by fire overnight.

The call came in just before 2am, and when firefighters arrived the building was already fully involved.

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Between 30 and 40 firefighters battled the blaze. They are still putting out hot spots this morning.

The building was part of a huge tourist attraction and farmer’s market, and will be a blow to the community.

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The Fire Marshall will be called in to investigate.