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Wapello Elementary closed; power restored

By Staff Writer
Published On: Jan 30 2013 11:36:22 AM CST
Updated On: Jan 02 2013 11:03:58 AM CST
Power Outage
BLACKFOOT, Idaho -

Kids at Wapello Elementary School are getting an extended vacation after school was canceled Wednesday due to a power outage.

According to Idaho Power, 852 people were without power as of 7:25 a.m.  Power was restored to that area of Blackfoot around 9 a.m.

Idaho Power Company said the cause of the outage was a downed wire.

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