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WTIP learns more about recent power outages impacting the North Shore

Nov 10, 2019 12:41PM ● By Editor
Arrowhead Electric Cooperative is headquartered in Lusten. Submitted image

By Rhonda Silence of WTIP Radio News - November 10, 2019

Two power outages on the North Shore and throughout Cook County have been confusing and perhaps frustrating for some local residents in recent weeks.

The first outage was Oct. 31, with the other occurring exactly one week later on Nov. 7.

The source or reason for the power outages remain unknown at this time.

However, WTIP wanted to hear from local officials familiar with the situation to learn more about these power outages and what to expect moving forward. WTIP’s Rhonda Silence spoke with Arrowhead Electric CEO John Twiest to find out more.

To listen to the interview, follow this link to the WTIP website.

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