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Storm repsonse comforting

Two storms roared through the district this past weekend.

The first on Saturday night brought lots of rain and gusts of wind, something that we needed.

Then, early Monday morning with weather warnings out, Fort Frances and east of the town had trees toppled across power lines and streets and power outages from east of Fort Frances through to Rainy River.

We depend on our electricity and waking up in darkness Monday morning with lights flashing on the street, I had reached for a light switch, only to realize that we were without power.

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