Power Outage Planned for Repairs in Echo Lake Area Today

Flathead Electric Cooperative (FEC) has scheduled a 90-minute power outage in the Echo Lake area for today, Thursday, March 12, to facilitate final repairs to a power pole that was damaged during a windstorm. The outage, which will impact 51 members primarily on Blackies Bay Road, Spill Lake Road, La Brant Road, and Firemans Island Road will begin at approximately 2 p.m. Attempts were made to notify those impacted in advance. FEC apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause, but the work is necessary to help prevent further outages in that area.