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Helena Burke

People in the Magdalen Islands have been dealing with an extensive outage, thousands of Hydro-Quebec customers have been without power.
 PEI has been a transit point for hundreds of Hydro Quebec workers and their trucks, after the company chartered two ferry runs to get crews and supplies up to the Maggies.
    Awaiting them were roughly 2,200 customers still without power.
     Kerry Campbell spoke to one of them. Helena Burke lives on Gross Isle.

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