Freezing Rain Storm Alert Winter

Ice Creates Power Outages

Nearly 15,000 customers are out of power this morning, mainly across east-central and southeast, South Dakota.  According to the South Dakota Rural Electric Association (SDREA) the biggest impacts are in Lake, Minnehaha and Yankton counties.

As of 9:30am this morning, over 4,500 members were out of power in Minnehaha County along with 2,700 members in Lake County and nearly 2,000 members in Yankton County.

The Brookings area is reporting 195 members and in Tripp County there are about 159 without power.

For a complete list of power outages, please visit the SDREA at


Photo Credit: SDDOT