Power outage affecting Meagher County residents

Posted at 3:19 PM, Apr 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-09 18:04:03-04

A power outage is affecting residents in Meagher County.

Meagher County Fire/DES reported the power for many in the county has been out since 8 a.m. Tuesday.

According to NorthWestern Energy, the outage is affecting about 1,000 customers in and around White Sulphur Springs.

Power is expected to be restored around 6 p.m. There is no word yet on the cause of the outage.

Meagher County Fire/DES stated officials are concerned about elderly who are on oxygen. They also reported many businesses are not fully functional.

If anyone is having problems, you are asked to contact the Meagher County Sheriff’s Office at 547-3397.

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Posted by Meagher County Fire/DES on Tuesday, April 9, 2019