This map of the biggest outage has been provided by B.C. Hydro


Update – As of 1pm power has been restored to most of the customers between Taylor and Dawson Creek. There are still a few small outages near Dawson Creek. For more on those, visit


More than 350 customers are affected by a power outage around Dawson Creek.

According to B.C. Hydro, power went out just after 9:30 a.m., Monday and the cause is still under investigation.

The areas affected are North of Sweetwater Rd., South of 404 Ave., East of 407 St. and west of 403 St. As well, the 5100 block of Rolla Rd. is affected, along with an area south of Taylor that includes Farmington.

B.C. Hydro estimates that power should be back on for the Sweetwater Rd. outage by 12 p.m. No time estimates have been given for the other two outages.

As well, Shaw Cable is experiencing Internet problems in the Fort St. John area because of the power outage.