ST. JOSEPH TOWNSHIP -- A family in St. Joseph Township lost their home in a fire last (Tuesday) night.

The Stearns County Sheriff says fire crews were called to the home at 9163 Ivy Road at about midnight.

The fire is believed to have started due to problems with a wood stove.

Four people were in the home when the fire started.  Robert and Nancy Anderson, along with their son Daniel, and Steven Zotter all escaped with no injuries.

The home was destroyed.