In Canada, Fire Breaks Out At Quebec City's Ice Hotel Something caught on fire and smoke spread through the hotel. The hotel is now seeking cleaners who can get smoke stains off the building — which is, of course, entirely white.
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In Canada, Fire Breaks Out At Quebec City's Ice Hotel

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In Canada, Fire Breaks Out At Quebec City's Ice Hotel

In Canada, Fire Breaks Out At Quebec City's Ice Hotel

In Canada, Fire Breaks Out At Quebec City's Ice Hotel

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Something caught on fire and smoke spread through the hotel. The hotel is now seeking cleaners who can get smoke stains off the building — which is, of course, entirely white.

STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep. Some say the world will end in fire, others, in ice. That line from a Robert Frost poem comes to mind because Quebec City had a fire at its ice hotel. It's built each year with ice walls 4-feet thick. Something in there caught on fire, maybe a candle lighting something up. Smoke spread through the hotel. The fire department doused the flames, but hotel keepers now seek cleaners who can get smoke stains off the building, which is, of course, entirely white. It's MORNING EDITION.

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