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Monday Night Power Outage

Postby fluffy » Nov 6th, 2012, 6:04 am

There was a limited power outage last evening in an area roughly bordered by Main Street, Warren Ave, the Channel Parkway, Fairview and Duncan. It lasted about an hour. A firetruck went by my place, as did a hydro truck that appeared to be searching but I never did get any word on the reason for the outage. I drove around a bit, thinking maybe someone had taken out a power pole but no sign. Did anyone hear what caused it?

(There was a rumour that it was caused by a disturbance in the time/space continuum as hoot attempted to return to the stone age but this is as yet unconfirmed.)
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Re: Monday Night Power Outage

Postby Bsuds » Nov 6th, 2012, 6:59 am

Did you notice any Planes spraying or did H.A.A.R.P. turn on their array last night?
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Re: Monday Night Power Outage

Postby zookeeper » Nov 6th, 2012, 7:22 am

Our area, not far from there, must have been caught up in the time/space continuum because we did not suffer from this power outage. I do hope it is really Tuesday Nov. 6th real world time because I would not like to be living in the stone age. Thank you.
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Re: Monday Night Power Outage

Postby Quixote » Nov 6th, 2012, 9:00 pm

It also affected the industrial area around Government and Warren, but I haven't heard anything about the cause.
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Re: Monday Night Power Outage

Postby canuck500 » Nov 7th, 2012, 1:37 pm

Library area was fine, lights didn't even flicker
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