APPLETON, WI (WTAQ) - Almost 6,000 electric customers got their power back in the Fox Valley Friday morning, and around 2,600 customers are still in the dark after Wednesday’s storms.
All but 26 are We Energies’ customers in the Appleton and Waupaca areas. That’s as of 1:15 p.m. Friday.
Utility officials said they might need the weekend to get everybody back on line.
Five tornadoes touched down between New London and Maribel early Wednesday morning.
A Marinette County town chairman was killed while clearing highway debris, and at least three others were injured in the storms.