Planned Power Outage Scheduled
Bemidji, Minn. – Minnkota Power Cooperative will be performing scheduled maintenance on two substations in Beltrami Electric's service area beginning at 12:01 a.m. and lasting until 5:00 a.m., Thursday, August 18, 2016. The outage will affect approximately 2000 Beltrami Electric members.
The following substations and areas will be affected:
- Leech Lake substation: This includes Steamboat Lake and south to the north end of Walker, Oakpoint and Kabekona Lake and also east of Laporte
- Laporte substation: This includes the city of Laporte and Kabekona
In the event that we have unforeseen circumstances, like a thunderstorm, the prearranged outage would be moved to the same time frame on August 19, 2016
Minnkota Power and Beltrami Electric would like to thank members for their patience during this outage.