Power restored after Sunday outage in Dane County

According to Alliant Energy officials, most of the power in Oregon and Brooklyn was restored by early Sunday afternoon following a morning power outage that affected thousands of customers.

The problem began just after 10 a.m. Sunday at a transformer near the Dollar General on Douglas Drive in Brooklyn. Alliant Energy reported a total of four outages in the Oregon and Brooklyn areas, affecting an estimated 2,374 customers.