UPDATE: (8:30 a.m.) Empire District Electric Company’s outage map showed all power restored in Republic, Missouri as of 8:30 a.m.
REPUBLIC, Mo. — People in Republic, Missouri are waking up to no electricity Wednesday morning.
Empire District Electric Company reports on it’s service outage map about 3,900 customers without service as of about 6:45 a.m.
Republic police officers are manning intersections to help control traffic without traffic lights.
Empire has not released a cause of the outage or approximate time for restoring it.