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Minot Power Outage

Minot Power Outage

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Hundreds of Verendrye Electric customers were without power for about an hour this evening.

Following a power surge around 8:00, crews were dispatched to change a high-side fuse at the substation on 31st Street in Southeast Minot.

Verendrye dispatchers are unsure at this time how many customers were impacted but did say they fielded more than 300 calls in a 45 minute period ranging from the Southeast Minot area to Logan.

Repairs were completed and power was restored around 8:45.

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