This news just broke: the Escanaba power plant substation 'exploded' overnight. 

Most of the city of Escanaba and the surrounding communities are without power, but the city officials say that it might not be a quick fix. The Escanaba Civic Center has been opened up as a warming shelter for those in need for the time being. We don't have many details on the story, but we'll keep you updated as we get them

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At least they didn't get the eight inches of snow that we did! That's a blessing in disguise, right?

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