Cause listed for power outage

Published 9:15 am Friday, January 16, 2009

A three-hour power outage on Wednesday night in the Shoreland Heights neighborhood of Albert Lea was caused by electrical transmission equipment problems in the 200 block of The Fairway. Frigid temperatures and high winds were cited for this power outage which lasted from about 10:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., according to a spokesman for Alliant Energy.

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