Power Outage Affecting Good Deal Of Iowa Great Lakes

Sat 3-9-2019

(Spirit Lake)-- An extensive power outage is affecting a large part of the Iowa Great Lakes Area this (Saturday) morning.

Information from Alliant Energy shows 9,444 of its customers in the region are without power. There's been no word yet as to the cause or whether or not it's weather-related. Some freezing drizzle and freezing rain has been occurring in the area, along with wind gusting in excess of 30 mph. 

Alliant Energy officials say crews are working on the matter. There's no word as to when power may be restored.