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Power outage in Twin Lakes, Minnesota? Contact your local utility company.
Pomerelle Ski Resort has announced that they can start the season early.
UPDATE: Fatal crash on I-35 near Twin Lakes Share on Facebook Email This Link Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on LinkedIn
A crash caused the northbound lane of I-35 to close.
Electric service to one of downtown Binghamton's tallest buildings was knocked out following a reported transformer explosion.
Power was reported still out to hundreds of NYSEG customers in Chenango County and Tioga County early August 5.
Crews restoring power to thousands after storms that caused fires, widespread damage - KSTP.com Eyewitness News
Around 135,000 Xcel Energy customers were affected by power outages after overnight storms. The company says it has restored power for over 70% of those customers.
Thousands of people across the metro are without power due to Wednesday night's severe weather.
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Power Outage FAQs
What is Power Outage?
Power outage (also called a power cut, a power blackout, power failure or a blackout) is a short-term or a long-term loss of the electric power to a particular area.
What Causes Power Outages?
- Severe weather (high winds, lightning, winter storms, heat waves, rain or flooding can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
- Other damage to electric transmission lines (vehicle accidents, trees, and animals can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
- Repairing, maintenance or upgrades on power lines and equipment.
What are the Top Outage Safety Tips?
- Stay away from the downed power lines, park vehicles in protected areas;
- Unplug appliances and electronics, limit cell phone use to conserve battery life;
- Use portable generators outdoors only, well away from open windows and doors;
- Pack perishable foods into a cooler, keep refrigerator and freezer doors shut as much as possible.
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