Fire at MOM Brands in Northfield 28 Jun 12

A late morning fire at Northfield based Mom Brand, formerly Malt-o-Meal, causes thousands of dollars in damage. Crews were called to the cereal producer shortly before 10:30 after residue in the air ducts and chimney near the plants Toaster-Puffer ignited. Crews remained on hand through out the morning. Company officials said property damage combined with lost production time could bring a loss in the hundreds of thousands of dollars.