Fire at Calumet County bar; no one hurt

CALUMET COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - Fire crews were battling a fire at a bar in Calumet County Monday morning.

The fire started at 4 a.m. at Bobbers Up, according to fire officials.

Bobbers Up is located right on Highway 151. The highway was closed for part of the morning.

The bar's owner lived above the business and is out of town.

The building wasn't safe enough for crews to go inside, so they are tearing it down to try to figure out what caused the fire.

Firefighters say the ran into some challenges trying to put out the fire.

"We did run into some icy conditions, the parking lots and stuff around the building. We had some guys slip, but everyone is okay," said Chief Brian Schussman, Town of Calumet Fire Department.

Crews were there for several hours to keep an eye on hot spots.