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An explosion in the basement of a Collinsville house in caused a fire Saturday. No one was injured, though a family cat couldn't be located. klandis@bnd.com
An explosion in the basement of a Collinsville house in caused a fire Saturday. No one was injured, though a family cat couldn't be located. klandis@bnd.com

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