Major Power Outage Reports

Stay informed of the facts and details regarding major power outages affecting our members. We generally post outage reports within 72 hours of the outage. Reports are available throughout the duration of each month.

Listed below are this month’s major outages lasting five minutes or more and affecting at least 500 members.


No outages to report.


Big Lake (10/31/20)
At 6:13 p.m. Saturday, October 31, 2020, Thompson Lake Substation Circuit 1 recloser locked out, leaving 971 members in Big Lake Township, Becker Township, and Orrock Township without power. A tree fell on our overhead line near 185th Ave. At 7:21 p.m., our responding crews restored 670 members. By 7:50 p.m., the tree was removed and power was restored to the remaining affected members.