Posted: May 23, 2013 10:13 AM by KXLF Media Center
BUTTE - There are widespread telephone services issues across Montana today, according to NorthWestern Energy.
"Cold and wet, and in some cases snowy weather, has led to heavy call volumes. NorthWestern asks customers to be patient when calling to report service issues," the release states.
To report outages, downed power lines and other issues with electric or natural-gas service, NorthWestern Energy customers can call (888) 467-2669.
The company is also reminds customers to stay away from downed power lines and to report them as quickly as possible.