Power Plant Issues Darken Portions of Fort Wainwright

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FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Early this morning, the power plant on Fort Wainwright experienced issues that resulted in a power outage.
Officials declined to comment on the exact nature of the outage or their response.
An initial alert sent to residents at 5:16 AM advised that fire operations were underway at the plant.
Public information officers say the Department of Public Works and Utilities has restored power for many facilities, but housing is still impacted by the outage.
Officials say when power is fully restored, an update will be posted to the Fort Wainwright Facebook page.
They ask Fort Wainwright residents still experiencing power issues to call 361-7069 to report them