Palmer Fire and Rescue firefighter David Meneses walks through the charred remains of the historic Matanuska Maid warehouse that was destroyed in an early morning fire on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012. The historic building has stood in downtown Palmer since the 1930's. The Mat-Su Borough building and Pioneer Peak are in the background.
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The old Matanuska Maid warehouse burns to the ground early Tuesday August 7, 2012 in Palmer.