2/20/17 – Firefighters from 13 different agencies joined the Waupun Fire Department in battling the blaze Friday evening along Highway 151. Fire Chief BJ Demaa says the house was fully engulfed in flames when crews arrived on scene around 8pm. The property is owned by Dennis Schmitt and tenants Jason Heeringa and Tiffany Dines, along with a minor, were able to escape safely. There were no injuries but one dog perished. The Red Cross is assisting the family. No other buildings on the property were affected. The scene was cleared around 2am. The fire remains under investigation however Demaa says it is not considered suspicious.