A fire at a local flower shop causes about $70,000 in damage.
Shortly before 6:30 Thursday evening the Janesville Fire Department was dispatched to the report of a fire at Fairview Floral on the 1600 block of East Racine Street.
According to a news release, when crews arrived they found the roof of the building was on fire with heavy smoke and flames.
The crew was able to extinguish the fire after being on scene for about four hours. Reportedly the total cost of damage to the building and contents is about $70,000.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.