Nova Scotia

N.S. power outage hits 6,800

Nova Scotia Power has reconnected 6,800 customers in the Amherst area.

Nova Scotia Power has reconnected 6,800 customers in the Amherst area.

The power went out at 2:30 a.m. The company says there was a problem with some overhead equipment.

According to the company's outage map, there were no power outages in the province as of 5:45 p.m.

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