January 9, 2014 in Uncategorized
A system malfunction led to three of the five Montana-Dakota Utilities power substations that serve Dickinson going down on Thursday morning.
The power outage affected about 60 percent of the customers served by MDU, spokesperson Mark Hanson…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
December 7, 2013 in Uncategorized
WATFORD CITY â A power outage in McKenzie County late Friday and early Saturday caused residents of 1,750 households to seek warmth as temperatures approached 20 below zero.
The outage, which for some lasted several hours, is prompting officials…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
December 4, 2013 in Uncategorized
A power outage that struck The Daily Republic on Tuesday night prevent the B section from being included in Wednesday’s newspapers.
The outage struck The Daily Republic’s building in southern downtown Mitchell between 10:30 p.m. and 11 p.m., after…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
October 21, 2013 in Uncategorized
Electric Power has been restored to Central Electric Cooperative members served by the Hilltop Substation, which serves an area north of Chamberlain.
As of 11:30 a.m., power had been restored to all of Central Electricâs members. No cause has ye…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
April 11, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON As of 9 a.m. today, Nobles Cooperative Electric was reporting more than 3,400 member households are still without power as utility workers now have more than half a foot of snow to deal with on top of the ice that has plagued the region since Tuesday. Continue Reading
August 27, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Power outages are becoming a fact of life around the country, at any time of year. Recent years have seen a number of strong storms and hurricanes knock out power to suburban and rural homes for days at a time. Continue Reading
August 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Around 8,000 Xcel energy customers in Grand Forks were without power for close to an hour Friday night and Saturday morning. Continue Reading
August 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
About 1,700 Excel Energy customers in Grand Forks were affected by a power outage early today, according to an Excel representative. The representative said she did not know what parts of the city were covered in the blackout, but the company expected to have the power back to the areas by 1:33 a.m. Continue Reading
August 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
A power outage has stalled rides at Valleyfair amusement park in Shakopee. Xcel Energy spokeswoman Mary Sandok tells WCCO-AM the utility got a call about the outage around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday. Continue Reading
July 11, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
High temps Tuesday afternoon caused a power outage around the Grand Forks Public library, leaving 31 Xcel energy customers in the dark and forcing the library to close early. Continue Reading