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Power outage in the Audubon Neighborhood in Tupelo, Mississippi because of a recloser opened that must be manually closed. A recloser is a circuit breaker equipped with a mechanism that can automatically close the breaker after it has been opened due to a fault.

WTVA.com | Power outage in Tupelo Audubon Neighborhood

TUPELO, Miss (WTVA) -- Tupelo Water and Light report a power outage in the Audubon Neighborhood in Tupelo. Johnny Timmons with TW&L say
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A huge power outage in Seattle was caused when a crane, which was attached to a truck, ran into some power lines. About 10,000 people were affected by the outage.

What We Know About Today's Power Outage in Central Seattle

This post has been updated. Around 10,000 Central Seattle residents between East Union Street and South Jackson Street lost power around 12 p.m. No, the mass power outage wasn't caused by another…
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Bruce Springsteen apologised to fans after his equipment blew a fuse at Paris concert. Power cut was lasting 20 minutes.
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The cause of a power outage that affected 13,600 customers in Franklin County was a problem along the transmission line coming from a substation on Farmington Falls Road.

CMP working to determine cause of Franklin County power outage - Central Maine

Power was restored to 13,600 Central Maine Power customers who briefly lost power midday on Tuesday.
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About 5,000 without power in Baldwin County. Utility company is unable to estimate how long power outages will last and encourage customers to make "alternate plans for their power needs".

Thunderstorms trigger power outage in Baldwin County

Heavy rains moving though our area has caused power outages in Baldwin County.Baldwin EMC is currently experiencing transmission issues that are affecting their Summerdale substation.People who live in...
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A power outage across Ellis County was caused by a combine striking a power pole south of Palco.

Combine hits pole, causing power outage Monday | News | hdnews.net

A power outage Monday afternoon across Ellis County was caused by a combine striking a power pole south of Palco.
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Power outage affected about 1,740 customers in Dakota Dunes, South Dakota. According to MidAmerican Energy, there was a problem with a substation.

UPDATE: Power restored in Dakota Dunes, SD

According to MidAmerican Energy, roughly 1,740 customers are without power in Dakota Dunes, South Dakota.
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A power outage reportedly left hundreds of Pepco customers without electricity in Columbia Heights earlier this evening. Approximately 773 customers were affected by a power outage in Columbia Heights. Pepco did not tell the reason of the outage.

Power Outage Reported in Columbia Heights

A power outage reportedly left hundreds of Pepco customers without electricity in Columbia Heights earlier this evening. Approximately 773 customers were affected by an outage as of roughly 7:25 p.m.…
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About 10,000 without power in Aroostook County. Emera Maine said they have a fault in the transmission line that feeds the region from New Brunswick. The power went out for all customers from Island Falls north to Caribou.

Power outage affects much of Aroostook County

Much of central and southern Aroostook County lost electricity Monday afternoon, after what Emera Maine said could be a transmission issue.
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Power outages through North Dakota. A storm that saw up to 80 mph winds in Medina destroyed a trailer home 3 miles west of Medina.

Medina residents report uprooted trees, power outage

MEDINA, N.D.—Randy Everding was helping with cleanup of trees and branches at his property here after a storm Sunday evening uprooted trees and knocked out power in the area.Everding, a Medina…