Two people trying to stay warm without electricity in Palmer were found dead in their home Tuesday.
The building, which first opened in 1678, appears to be a total loss, though, damage estimates have not been calculated.
Authorities say a printer placed on a desk in a workstation most likely caused a two-alarm blaze that briefly forced the evacuation of an administration building at the state prison in Norfolk.
The Fourth of July and fireworks go hand-in-hand, and fire officials say you should leave the shows to the professionals.
Authorities say a fire that killed a woman in Ipswich was sparked by smoking.