Dubuque’s Holy Ghost School Building Scene of Smoky, Early-Evening Fire

Dubuque firefighters are still investigating what they described in a news release last(Sun) night as a suspicious fire in a vacant Catholic school building.

The former Holy Ghost Elementary in the 2900 block of Central Avenue began emitting smoke around 6:30 pm and when firefighters arrived, they found smoke on all three floors, and fire in various spots on the first floor.

No one was hurt.