Power Outage Cancels Classes in Belfair

pud3A power outage at Belfair Elementary forced officials to cancel classes at the school on Highway 3 Monday morning. North Mason School District officials reported the outage to Mason County PUD No. 3 about 7:15 AM. Officials then cancelled classes and students were taken to the Theler Center to be picked up by parents or family. PUD 3 personnel deterimined the outage was related to a problem with underground power lines in the area. PUD crews used special equipment to locate the problem and made repairs. Electricity was restored to the school about 12:30 PM.