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Power Outage Disrupts Thanksgiving Meal For Some

Parts of the River Valley were left without power for a short time around noon on Thanksgiving Day. Nearly 1,600 residents in Rye Hill, along with 140 more in B...
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Parts of the River Valley were left without power for a short time around noon on Thanksgiving Day.

Nearly 1,600 residents in Rye Hill, along with 140 more in Beverly, were left without power at a time many families were preparing their Thanksgiving meals or sitting down to eat.

All of those affected were Arkansas Valley Electric customers.

Power was restored around 12:30 p.m.

Officials said they did not immediately know caused the outage.