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Hundreds Without Power As Strong Winds Blow Through The Area

KAWARTHA LAKES-Powerful winds blew through parts of the Kawarthas’ on Monday night knocking down trees and power lines.

More than 600 homes were without power North of Bobcaygeon, parts of Lindsay and areas in between. Estimated restoration is midnight according to Hydro One.

Near Dunsford high winds knocked down large tree branches. Chairs and patio furniture were tossed around. There were no reports of injuries.

The temperature dropped dramatically falling to 12 degrees at 11pm. Temps are expected to go down to 6 degrees overnight.



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Pamela Vanmeer
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Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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