Parkman Fire Ruled Accidental 

The fire that destroyed the only store in Parkman was an accident. State Fire Investigators say the fire was caused by someone cooking in the kitchen.Four fire departments responded to Gray’s Country Store on Route 150 in Parkman Monday morning.Owners Alvin and Trina Gray were the only people in the store when the fire broke out.They briefly tried to put out the fire themselves before fleeing the building and calling the fire department.The Grays say the plan to rebuild on the same site as soon as possible.