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Winter storm causes Ky. power outages

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FALMOUTH, KY (FOX19) -

The city of Falmouth and parts of Pendleton County are without power due to Saturday morning's winter storm. 

According to Pendleton County Emergency Management, the major feeder line from Kentucky Utilities that supplies Falmouth's power has a broken pole and downed lines.  The outage affects nearly the entire city.

Pendleton County High School has been opened as a warming shelter for residents affected by the power outage.

Officials say power will be restored by 5:30 p.m. Saturday evening. 

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