February 29, 2012
A power outage has closed schools today in Moundridge.
USD 423 Moundridge called off classes due to the power outage, caused by Tuesday evening storms. There are reports of a number of power poles toppled by gusty winds.
Westar reports minor power outages in Marion, Harvey and Butler Counties and larger outages in Southeast Kansas.
At 9:45 a.m. 4,100 customers were without power in Crawford County and 2,100 in Labette County.