Firefighters appear to have the upper hand as a large blaze burns in downtown Winona. Fire crews have largely stopped the spread of the fire that began about 2 a.m. Friday and has burned several buildings. MPR's Phil Picardi spoke with Jerome Christianson, deputy editor of the Winona Daily News, while he was standing less than a block from the fire.
Major fire hits downtown Winona
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