*The following is a statement from MiEnergy
Cresco, IA | Rushford, MN (6 a.m. Dec. 16, 2021)— MiEnergy Cooperative’s service territory is experiencing widespread power outages due to the storm that rolled through yesterday evening. The cooperative is currently reporting approximately 1,000 services without power. This is down from a high of 7,500. All MiEnergy’s substations are back online. The remaining outages will take extra time to get restored as crews are reporting downed trees on power lines.
The cooperative would like to remind the public to report downed power lines and to keep others away as it could be live.
Members can view MiEnergy’s real-time power outage by visiting https://www.mienergy.coop/outages. The cooperative appreciates the patience of its members as crews continue to work to restore power.