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Progress made in water main break repair in Thorp

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THORP (WAOW) -- One of two major water main breaks has been repaired in Thorp.

Crews found three leaks at the city's water tower and shut off the water supply to start repairs Monday morning. Thorp's director of public works said the break caused more than 350,000 gallons of water to leak.

Meanwhile, residents in Thorp are being told to boil their water.

Thorp Public Schools were canceled Monday because of the incident.



 
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