68
      Saturday
      82 / 67
      Sunday
      85 / 70
      Monday
      79 / 60

      Storms knock out power to thousands

      More than 4,000 people are without power in Alcona County following overnight storms.

      More than 4,000 people are without power in Alcona County following overnight storms.

      Consumers Energy is reporting more than 1,000 electric customers without power surrounding the city of Lincoln. The outages continue to the south with another 3,500 customers dealing with outages to the Iosco County line.

      According to the Consumers Energy outage map, crews are working on the problem, but there is no estimated time of the power being restored.

      The outages caused Alcona Public Schools to cancel classes for Friday.