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Roughrider Electric reports ‘significant power outage’

August 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

Roughrider Electric Cooperative is reporting a “significant power outage” that is affecting the Dickinson and South Heart area.

A message left on the company’s answering machine reported that there is no known cause for the outage or estimate as t…continue reading on

North Dickinson loses power

June 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

A large portion of Dickinson were without power for about 30 minutes.

Most of north Dickinson appeared to have lost power starting at Ninth Street West to 21st Street West. The power went out at approximately 10:30 p.m. Wednesday but returned at a…continue reading on

MDU customers in Dickinson lose power Thursday morning

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

McKenzie County power outage prompts officials to make cold weather plans

December 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY – 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

No B section in Wednesday paper due to power outage

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

Power restored to Chamberlain, Kimball, Pukwana area

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 Electric’s members. No cause has ye…continue reading on

3,400 rural residents without power; rolling blackouts continue in Worthington

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

Preparation key to getting through power outages

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

Power restored in Grand Forks

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

Power outage in Grand Forks affects 1,700 early Saturday

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

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