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Brief Power Outage Rough on Local Businesses

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Traffic lights went dark from Downtown to nearly the airport causing drivers to cross intersections at their own risk. Area business owners say gas pumps came to a dead stop and business in general was abruptly halted.

Some businesses decided to close during the blackout unable to serve customers, ring up sales, or even cook their products.  The blackout lasted just under 45 minutes.

No word yet on what may have caused the south side of the city to loose power.

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