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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Several blocks of downtown Minneapolis have power back after a brief interruption following an electrical fire at one building.


The Star Tribune reports that Friday morning's outage happened in the wake of a fire in an electrical vault at the US West building near midnight. Xcel Energy workers had to "deenergize" several nearby blocks as workers tackled that.

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