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UPDATE: Power restored in Waterloo, faulty "exit cable" replaced

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UPDATE: According to MidAmerican Energy, there was an issue with the Lundquist substation, where a faulty "exit cable" was replaced.

Power should be back on for customers in Waterloo. 

On July 8th, extreme heat and overuse of AC overloaded the system. This was in Waterloo and Iowa City. Storm damage resulted in other power outages. 

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According to MidAmerican Energy, 1,252 people are without power in downtown Waterloo. This power outage is also affecting KWWL Programming. Stay with KWWL for updates. 

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