Planned power outage near McGregor for Lake Country Power members

By KBJR News 1

Planned power outage near McGregor for Lake Country Power members

November 19, 2013 Updated Nov 19, 2013 at 11:43 AM CDT

McGregor, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Lake Country Power members near McGregor will experience a planned power outage next week as crews transfer to a new power line.

Members in that area will be without power starting at 9:00 a.m., Monday, November 25.

The outage will last four hours and will affect Lake Country Power members along County Road 14 from the intersection of State Highway 65 going northeast along the northwest portion of Lake Minnewawa and the east side of Big Sandy Lake.

Power for the 974 members affected by the outage is expected to be restored by 1:00 p.m.

Lake County Power officials say the planned outage is necessary for crews to transfer members to a new three-phase power line running along County Road 14 in the Lake Minnewawa and Big Sandy Lake area.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns
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