Storm Cuts Power to Thousands of Wis. Customers

Created: 12/20/2012 3:43 PM KSTP.com By: Leslie Dyste

A ferocious winter storm has left thousands of Wisconsin residents without power.

State emergency officials say the storm has cut power to about 2,300 Madison Gas & Electric customers in the Madison area; nearly 1,900 Alliant Energy customers through south-central and southwestern Wisconsin; about 450 We Energies customers in the Oshkosh area; and nearly 3,000 Wisconsin Public Service Corporation customers in the Manitowoc and Two Rivers areas.

State officials say all the utilities are working to restore power.

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