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A Maritime Electric worker repairs a line in this Guardian file photo
As of noon Thursday, 360 Maritime Electric customers are still without power. There are 25 crews working to restore power.
Communities without power: Augustine Cove; Searltown; Middleton; Huntley; Skinners Pond; Cavendish; Kensington; Marshfield; Monticello; and all surrounding areas.
Electric power supply to Islanders was off and on all day Wednesday and overnight.
On a related note, because of Wednesday’s storm, Maritime Electric will postpone its planned outage that was scheduled for overnight tonight in the Kings County area.
The outage had been scheduled to make repairs to poles damaged in a storm in November.
This planned outage is now rescheduled for Sunday, Dec. 15 between the hours of 2 and 6 a.m. There are approximately 6,000 customers who will be affected by the planned outage. The areas affected will be Souris, Red Point, Souris West, Little Pond, Dingwells Mills, Fortune Bridge, Cardigan, Georgetown, Georgetown Royalty, Brudenell, Roseneath, Lorne Valley, St Peters and surrounding areas.