Update written 8:48 a.m.

The City of Swift Current issued a statement on social media letting residents know that power has been restored across the city. 

Light and Power crews were dispatched this morning and determined that the cause of the outage was a faulty connection.

Anyone still experiencing the blip is advised to check their breakers before calling (306) 778-2770.

Original article written 7 a.m.

Residents around the northwest part of the city are experiencing power outages this morning.

According to local reports, the 500 block of 6th Avenue Northwest has been without power since 5:30 a.m., and multiple City Light and Power trucks have been spotted driving around.

Swift Current Online will provide updates as they become available.