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Update 10:45 a.m.: Power restored in Willmar

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WILLMAR -- A power outage this morning in Willmar was caused by a generator failure during some routine maintenance.

Power was restored at 10:20 a.m. to the downtown area and the north side of town, according to Wes Hompe with the Willmar Municipal Utilities.


During a scheduled maintenance project, "a piece of equipment failed that we were depending on," Hompe said.

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