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Power outages from Friday's storm lingered into Sunday

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More than 10,000 Dakota Electric Association members were out of power due to the heavy wet snow that blanketed the Twin Cities area from Friday night into Saturday. Dakota Electric dispatched all available crews as the outages began rolling in Saturday morning.

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The restoration process meant clearing trees that had collapsed and fallen on power lines, spokesperson Joe Miller said. In some instances, new poles had to be set as well.

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