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Faulty insulator knocks out power to thousands in Vilas CountySubmitted: 03/19/2013
Story By WJFW News Team


BOULDER JUNCTION - We found out Tuesday night why about 3500 people lost power in the south-central part of Vilas County earlier in the afternoon.

WPS told Newswatch 12 a faulty insulator on a main line caused the outage. It happened just before 3 p.m.

Crews had power back on by around 4:30 p.m. Everyone should have power back on Tuesday night.




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