BENCO Electric is reporting multiple power outages.

Officials say crews are responding to an outage near Saint Peter and an outage west of Minnesota Lake, near Easton and Delavan.

Great River Energy also has a transmission line down, which is causing outages at the St. Clair and Decoria substations. Impacted areas include St. Clair, Pemberton, Mapleton and Good Thunder.

No timeline has been given for when power will be restored.


UPDATE at 8p.m.: Benco has also reports outages in Amboy, Vernon Center and Willow Creek.


UPDATE at 10 p.m.: Officials say approximately 90 members near St. Clair and Minnesota Lake remain without power due to damaged poles. Crews will continue working into the night to replace poles and restore power.