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Cabin Caper: Family has their cabin stolen near Springdale.

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The cabin that had been on their property for the last four years was gone. The only thing left was the concrete blocks it once sat on. The cabin that had been on their property for the last four years was gone. The only thing left was the concrete blocks it once sat on.
SPRINGDALE, Wash. -

Deep in the forest North of Springdale sits the Hempel Hideaway. A home away from home for Chris, Moose and their kids, or at least it used to be. When the family showed up Tuesday the knew something was wrong. The cabin that had been on their property for the last four years was gone. The only thing left was the concrete blocks it once sat on. Sometime over the last two weeks, thieves had made it onto their property and made off with the 10x20 cabin along with everything inside. Reporting it to the Stevens County Sheriff, Chris says they've never had any issued on the twenty acres near Loon Lake before and whoever took off with their family cabin had the right equipment and knew what they were doing. In all the Hempels are out about seven thousand dollars after the theft in a place they once thought was safe. Now they don't know whether or not they will replace their cabin with a new one.

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