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Nearly 3,000 customers without power in Rochester


ROCHESTER, Minn. (FOX 47) -- RPU is reporting nearly 3,000 customers without power in Rochester.

RPU Communications Coordinator Tony Benson says all available crews are out working and more are being called.

The outages began shortly after 5 p.m. Thursday. Benson said heavy, wet snow is the likely cause affecting tree limbs and overhead lines. Stay away from any downed lines

People are asked to call RPU at 280-9191 to report an outage.


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