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UPDATE: Blackout hits downtown DL

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A power outage late Tuesday evening and early Wednesday morning left downtown Detroit Lakes in the dark after one of the city's sub-stations shorted out.


Streetlights and traffic lights were dark during the two-hour blackout, which affected a large section of town, including the main downtown business area and West Lake Drive.

The north side of Detroit Lakes and areas west of Highway 59 and east of Roosevelt Avenue were unaffected by the blackout.

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