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Otter Tail Power Company personnel worked on repairs Thursday after thieves broke into a substation in north Wahpeton, N.D., to steal copper wire. SUBMITTED PHOTO

Theft of $50 worth of copper leads to $30,000 in damages near Wahpeton

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Near midnight on Sept. 4, emergency responders and Otter Tail Power Company personnel reacted to information from a caller who noticed arcing in an electrical substation in north Wahpeton, N.D.


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