Former western Wisconsin legislator Kathleen Vinehout lost her home in a weekend fire.
s home near Alma burned to the ground early Saturday.
No one was injured in Alma, Wis., fire but she said the house was considered a total loss.
“They are safe but have lost everything,” was posted on Vinehout’s Facebook page.
The cause of the fire has not been determined yet.
Vinehout served three terms as state senator for the 31st District, north of La Crosse.
She chose to run for governor last year instead of seeking a fourth term, and finished fourth in the Democratic primary behind Tony Evers.