Bonneville Power Administration power outage planned for June 23 west of Kalispell

The Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) has informed Flathead Electric Cooperative of a planned power outage the night of June 22 and the morning of June 23.

BPA will be maintaining their electrical equipment that serves Flathead Electric Cooperative equipment.

From midnight to 7:00 a.m. on June 23, power will be out west of Kalispell, in the Marion, Happy’s Inn, and Ashley Creek areas. Approximately 2,900 members of Flathead Electric Cooperative will be impacted.

Kila and Batavia residents are encouraged to look carefully at maps reflecting the planned outage, as some parts of their communities are impacted, and others are not.

On June 20, the Co-op will place automated calls to members affected by the planned June 23 outage.

During the June 23 outage, impacted members outage can stay up to date by visiting the Co-op’s Outage Center at

Members with questions may call the Co-op at 406-751-4483.

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