by Bethany M. Dunbar
copyright the Chronicle 12-23-2013
An ice storm has knocked out power in northern Vermont and beyond. Monday morning David Hallquist of Vermont Electric Cooperative said the storm is unprecedented in the amount of damage it’s done because it’s so widespread geographically. About two-thirds of the cooperative’s coverage area lost power.
Mr. Hallquist said crews are working hard to restore power to everyone.
“We’ve got all the king’s horses and all the king’s men trying to put Humpty Dumpty together again,” he said. Continue reading