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UPDATE: Power restored on Kelowna’s east side

The outage began around 8:45 p.m.
The map showing the current outage in Kelowna. (FortisBC)

UPDATE 8/13 8:30 a.m.

The power outage has been restored.


A power outage is currently affecting close to 2000 properties in Kelowna.

The outage reaches south to Kirchner Mountain, west to Rutland Road and north to Rutland Bench.

The outage began around 8:43 p.m. according to FortisBC and there is no current estimate for when it will be fixed.

No cause is currently listed for the outage.

READ MORE: Thunderstruck: Recent lightning storms in the Okanagan ‘significant’ and ‘notable’

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Brennan was raised in the Okanagan and is thankful every day that he gets to live and work in one of the most beautiful places in Canada.
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