Weather Forecast


Water pipe burst damages Alexandria restaurant

ALEXANDRIA - A water pipe that froze and burst causing an estimated $20,000 in damage will close an Italian restaurant in Alexandria for a couple weeks.

Jason Mueller, owner of Bello Cucina, said water from sprinkler pipe damaged a significant amount of the lounge area.

Mueller opened the Alexandria Bello Cucina earlier this year. Other locations include Morris, Fergus Falls, St. Joseph, Spicer and Marshall.

According to the National Weather Service, the overnight low in Alexandria was 13 below zero.

Forum News Service

The Forum Communications News Service is the premier news wire service covering the Upper Midwest, including the Dakotas, Minnesota and Wisconsin. In addition to breaking and enterprise news, we offer a wide variety of sports, features, business, agriculture, outdoors and opinion content. For more information about the services we offer or to discuss content subscriptions, please contact us.