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Blue Smoke BBQ located at 403 3rd Avenue East in Alexandria caught fire early this morning. (Echo Press photo by Amy Chaffins)

Blue Smoke BBQ closed after early morning fire

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Residual smoke saturated the shell of a building left where Blue Smoke BBQ opened for business in Alexandria just two months ago. An early morning fire ripped through the interior of the building causing the restaurant to close.


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Crystal Dey

Crystal Dey is a staff reporter for the Echo Press. Originally from Minnesota’s Iron Range, Dey worked for newspapers in North Dakota, Florida and Connecticut before returning to her home state to join the Echo Press in October 2011. Dey studied Mass Communications at Minnesota State University Moorhead with an emphasis in Online Journalism. Follow Staff Reporter Crystal Dey on Twitter @Crystal_Dey.

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