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Short power outage in north Brainerd


About half of north Brainerd residents were out of power Tuesday night for about a half-hour after a utility pole malfunctioned, Brainerd Public Utilities (BPU) Superintendent Scott Magnuson said.

The Brainerd Fire Department responded to the utility pole call at 8:48 p.m. at 13th Street and Laurel Street.

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