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Power outage puts southeast Brainerd in the dark

Power outage puts southeast Brainerd in the dark Friday

Southeast Brainerd residents, businesses, Brainerd High School and government buildings were in the dark Friday after a power outage.

Brainerd Public Utilities learned of the outage about 3:15 p.m. Friday. A contractor hit a cable in the neighborhood of the intersection of South Sixth and Quince streets.

Crews were out working on the issue Friday and had power restored before 5 p.m.

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