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David Lussen / The Sun Faith Lutheran Church in Valley City remains chained shut with boarded windows as local, state and federal agencies continue to investigate an arson that caused more than $1 million in damages.

Settlement reached in VC church fire


By David Luessen/The Jamestown Sun

VALLEY CITY, N.D. — Faith Lutheran Church officials here have reached a settlement with their insurance company after a deliberately-set fire caused more than $1 million in damage to the church’s building.

Faith Lutheran Church Council President Tory Hart said the settlement from Farmers Union Insurance in Valley City, along with community donations, will cover the damage to the building.

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