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Southwest Water pipeline customers asked to conserve water due to power outages


The Southwest Water Authority is asking that all communities, contract customers and rural customers served by the Southwest Pipeline Project conserve water and turn off all non-essential water sources because of power outages. All industrial sales are also suspended until further notice.

The water conservation measures have affected more than 50,000 people in 31 communities and will remain in effect until further notice, Southwest Water Authority Manager and CEO Mary Massad said.

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Katherine Grandstrand
I graduated from Bemidji State University in 2007 with a bachelor's degree in mass communcations, from Columbia College Chicago in 2009 with a master's degree in journalism.  
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