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Outage affects 1,500 Tahoe residents

Staff Reports

More than 1,500 Douglas County power company customers are without electricity.

Power is estimated to be restored at 11 a.m. today, according to NV Energy.

Most of the reported outage is centered around Glenbrook, with nearly 1,200 customers affected there.

Another 300 customers in Stateline are affected.

The power company says the outage was the result of equipment failure.

This is the second major outage in the area in a week.

On Saturday, more than 1,512 residents were affected during the evening.