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13 injured, 6 critically,
in Cedar-Riverside apartment fire

Star Tribune [Minneapolis, MN], by Randy Furst & Josephine Marcotty

Original Article

Posted By:voxpopuli, 1/1/2014 10:57:51 AM

Thirteen people were injured, six critically, early Wednesday moirning after an explosion caused a major fire at a grocery store and apartment building on Cedar Ave. in south Minneapolis. No cause has been identified as of yet, said Greg Nelson, supervisor of the Minneapolis Emergency Communications Center, but the building that housed the West Bank Grocery and a mosque is likely a total loss. A police squad car reported the fire at around 8:16 a.m. after seeing the explosion and seeing debris on the street, he said. Flames were shooting 20 feet from the building, officials said. The second and third floor later collapsed. The injured were transported to Hennepin County Medical Center and Univesity Hospital.

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keep an eye on THIS story.. this is the HEART of muslim territory.. it USED to be a quaint West Bank campus of the U of M.. it has been TRASH Village for thirty years and is now HEAVILY populated by muslims..

Please post source properly & article to word limit. LCom Staff.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 1/1/2014 11:12:37 AM     (No. 9675451)

Happy New Year for them starts with a Boom!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: FlatCityGirl, 1/1/2014 11:13:51 AM     (No. 9675453)

What good will it do to keep an eye on it?

If the explosion was caused by anything nefarious the Poodle Dog Media, working in concert with the Communist Mulatto will will cover it up and lie about it. The truth will never be known.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Caveman, 1/1/2014 11:17:59 AM     (No. 9675466)

They don´t know the cause, but know it was not terror related. Just a gas leak, yep that´s it!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 1/1/2014 11:56:31 AM     (No. 9675532)

the apartments were in the same building as a mosque. makes me wonder what was being stored in the mosque. explosion. hmmm...

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Reply 5 - Posted by: cheeflo, 1/1/2014 12:41:38 PM     (No. 9675613)

Amateur bomb factory?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: terry_tr6, 1/1/2014 1:13:00 PM     (No. 9675673)

Article has been scrubbed and "several apartments" has replaced "a mosque".

so we know know the cause....

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Screwgun, 1/1/2014 1:43:24 PM     (No. 9675724)

#6: The mosque is next door the building that burned.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: terry_tr6, 1/1/2014 3:24:44 PM     (No. 9675829)

Story keeps getting amended and added to. Sure sounds like an interesting neighborhood....

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Reply 9 - Posted by: heartsurgeon, 1/1/2014 3:38:16 PM     (No. 9675852)

i lived there as a student in thelate 70´s. It was a funky student oriented neighborhood, with housing that was "mixed-income level". The apartments in the high rise where very nice, and the rebnt varied according to your income level. There were subsides for low income. There was a swimming pool in the center courtyard of my complex. The neighbor hood had a coop store, a outdoors/mountaineering store, several neighborhood bars, Anne´s Parlour, which served great desserts, and a movie theater that played weird art flicks (saw Eraserhad there..the single worse movie I´ve ever seen in my life). Lots of U of Minn students, low-come minorities. It was a relatively safe, funky pleasant place to live, walking distance to the U Minn campus. No Somalis then..

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Reply 10 - Posted by: voxpopuli, 1/1/2014 6:39:45 PM     (No. 9676000)

two DAYS ago..
Red Rybak, departing mayor/kommissar of Mogadapolis, had a last act of his reign...
naming a walkway after some somali that died this summer..
rationale..
“The West Bank, which is our Ellis Island, became an island separate from the rest of the city,” he lamented. “What we will do now is we will be reconnecting that island.”

this is the area of this morning´s.. uhh.. incident...

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 1/2/2014 4:13:42 AM     (No. 9676266)

Maybe someone was just moving a box of stuff, like that Palestinian guy in Prague.

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