RS power to be off Saturday, Nov. 3

There will be no electric power in the City of Rising Sun from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, according to 911 Ohio County Dispatch. According to a release from Rising Sun Municipal Utilities, Duke Energy will be completing an emergency pole replacement on one of their poles near Aurora. The pole supports main power lines that feed RSMU.

"This will eliminate the chance ot the pole failing and causing a much longer outage in much worse weather," said the release. "Every effort will be made to shorten the duration of the outage and we apologize for any inconvenience."