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Power back on at UH-Manoa after some evening classes cancelled

By Star-Advertiser staff

LAST UPDATED: 01:49 a.m. HST, Aug 28, 2012

Power has been restored to the University of Manoa campus, according to the university.

An electrical outage on Monday that began around 5:15 p.m. knocked out power to 13 buildings on campus, prompting UH officials to cancel evening classes in the buildings.

In an email update at 6:05 p.m., UH reported that power had been restored to some buildings “but on an intermittent basis.”

Power was fully restored by about 7:30 p.m.

A spokesman for the Hawaiian Electric Company said the outage, which affecting the greater Moiliili area, was resolved around 6 p.m.

UH is cautioning people not to use elevators in the affected buildings.

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iwanaknow wrote:
Na, someone just forgot to pay the electric bill this month
on August 27,2012 | 05:44PM
sailfish1 wrote:
They sent the check to a nonexistent address.
on August 27,2012 | 08:33PM
olos73 wrote:
They were put on hold when they called "outsourced" customer service.
on August 28,2012 | 07:53AM
thatsashame_0723 wrote:
And the hits just keep on coming......
on August 27,2012 | 06:54PM
jomama wrote:
Clearly JDs fault
on August 27,2012 | 06:56PM
sjean wrote:
He must have been emptying out his personal refrigerator for the big move.
on August 27,2012 | 07:05PM
turbolink wrote:
In a related story, President Greenwood said she wasn't aware of the power outage until the lights came back on.
on August 28,2012 | 05:41AM
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