Several power outages have affected over two hundred people in the local area. According to Alliant Spokeswoman, Ann Neumann, there were two power outages; one in Elroy and one in La Valle. The power outage in Elroy happened at five o’clock this morning and was caused by equipment failure. It affected 26 customers. Power was restored at about 7:50 this morning. The La Valle power outage happened last night at about 10:50. It was caused by a broken utility pole. It is unclear at this time what broke the pole, but over 200 customers were affected. Power was off for about seven hours, until it was restored around five o’clock this morning.