Power outage affects 2,500+ during dinner hour, Joplin News First had the deets

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We got an updated message from our insider friends at Empire around 6:40 PM that the power should come back on in 5 – 10 minutes for most of the affected area, and it did.  

“Crews had to make an equipment fix at a substation on Zora. They fixed the issue and are getting ready to switch that circuit back on for customers…”  Empire media spokesperson 

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