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.


Forest Lake (9/28/18)
At 7:57 a.m. Friday, September 28, 2018, Forest Lake Substation Circuit 22 recloser locked out, leaving 627 members in Forest Lake and Columbus without power. A contractor dug into our underground lines. The locate markings had been milled off the road top. By 9:05 a.m., power was restored to all affected members.