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YMCA offers showers to those without electricty

With Xcel Energy crews still working to restore power to customers in southeastern Minnesota, Red Wing Family YMCA has invited anyone without electricity to use its shower facilities.

The showers are free to those in need, but the Y asks for people to bring their own towels.

Building hours are 4:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 4:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Friday and 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Saturday-Sunday.

For questions, contact YMCA membership staff at 651-388-4742.

More than 250,000 Xcel Energy customers were affected following strong storms July 5, the utility company said.