Updated: Power Restored on Iron Range
Posted at: 10/11/2013 8:05 PM
| Updated at: 10/12/2013 6:34 PM
More than 3,500 people were without power on the Iron Range on Friday night.
Minnesota Power officials says that the Virginia substation had lost all power, and believed it was struck by lightning.
It affected approximately 3,700 customers in Hibbing, Virginia, Biwabik, and Cherry.
As of 9:45 p.m. all power had been restored to those customers.
Click here to view Minnesota Power's outage map
As of 10:40 p.m. on Friday night, Lake County Power reported 750 customers without power in Kettle River, Wright, and Cook.
As of Saturday, all power has been restored, except for to two customers, according to the Lake Country Power outage map.