Galena Hotel closed after Tuesday fire

The Galena Ramada Inn closed for the night last night after a small fire, according to management.

The fire started in the laundry room around 12:45 Tuesday afternoon. Fire crews were able to contain it to the room, but the building did suffer some smoke and water damage which employees are cleaning up.

Guests of the hotel were evacuated and no one is staying at the hotel. The manager said they hope to reopen for business on Wednesday.