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Gary & Leo's reopens this morning after fire shutdown

Electrical fire shuts down grocery store overnight


Havre Daily News/Ryan Berry

An electrician walks around the back side of a building where a fire caused Gary and Leo's Fresh Foods to close down Wednesday afternoon.

Gary & Leo's Fresh Foods opened for business again this morning after an electrical fire shut down the grocery store Wednesday afternoon.

"We are up and running," co-owner and general manager Tracy Job said this morning.

He said the store had to stay closed through the evening and night becuase they had some problems getting the refrigeration back up in time.

"It could have been much worse," Job added.

He said the fire started in an outside compressor, and put out a lot of smoke, which ended up going through a conduit to the back part of the store

The fire started about 2 p.m., leading...

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