Saturday , 31 July 2021
Most of the western portion of the County of St. Paul is without power on Mar. 29 according to the ATCO website.

Widespread power outages after spring storm

Most of the Town of St. Paul and the western portion of the County of St. Paul is without power this morning according to the ATCO outages map.

According to the website, the power went out at approximately 2:35 a.m. Repair crews are still assessing the cause of the outage but expect power to be restored by about 3:30 p.m.

The St. Paul region experienced severe winter weather overnight including winds gusting to 55 km/h and snow.

Impacted communities include St. Paul, Ashmont, Lottie Lake, Lafond, Foisy, and Saddle Lake Cree Nation. There are also reports of outages in Elk Point.

About Meredith Kerr

Meredith Kerr moved to St. Paul for a career in journalism and morning radio in 2014 expecting to stay for six months to a year. Since then, she has put down roots in the form of a husband, a mortgage, two babies, and a poorly behaved dog. She continues to work as a reporter until such time as she finishes her book and becomes fabulously wealthy from the royalties. Meredith also serves as a member at large on the St. Paul Library Board and volunteers as a Beaver leader for the 1st St. Paul Scout Group.