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Hundreds are still without power in Lyon County


Crews continue to make progress on power outages that have left hundreds in the dark following ice, and snow, in the last 48-hours.

The rural electric co-op, that covers Lyon County, says there are still about 650 of its members without power, Thursday morning.

Many are in the town of Larchwood.

Crews from co-ops in Woodbury, Plymouth, Monona and Crawford counties have arrived to help put power lines, and power poles, back up, and get power back on.

Still, co-op officials say it could be Saturday before power is restored to everyone in Lyon County.

In Sioux County, a spokesperson for the Northwest Rural Electric Co-op says power was restored to everyone, last night.

But, overnight snow, on top of a coating of ice, weighed down power lines causing some to break.

Several hundred customers are "in the dark" Thursday morning.

Crews don't know when power will be restored.



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