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November 4, 2014 at 8:25 AM

Power outage in Colfax blamed on busy beaver

COLFAX — Avista Utilities says a beaver is to blame for a power outage at Colfax.

The utility says a beaver chewed through the tree that fell on a line about 2 a.m. Monday, cutting electricity for about 600 residents. Service was restored by 7 a.m.

The Moscow-Pullman Daily News reports the beaver remains at large.

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