911 Service Restored to Portions of Northern St. Louis Co.

By KBJR News 1

911 Service Restored to Portions of Northern St. Louis Co.

May 23, 2013 Updated May 24, 2013 at 6:29 AM CST

Orr, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Those living in northern St. Louis County now have 911 service again Friday morning following a power outage Thursday night.

Portions of the county were without long distance phone service, leaving people without the ability to call 911.

The outage was due to a fiber optic cut near the Orr area.

Phone exchanges that were affected include 757, 666, 875, 993 and 787.

In case of an emergency and unable to contact 9-1-1 from a land line phone, please try from a cell phone or contact the appropriate seven digit number for your area listed below.

Crane Lake area 218-993-2396
Cook area 218- 666-2866
Bois Forte area 218-757-0100
Kabatogama 218-875-2603
Orr area 218-757-3908
Bearville area 218-376-4655

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