Power restored after Thursday morning outage
Power was restored to homes and businesses in Hudson after about a 35 minute outage Thursday morning. About 6,300 Xcel Energy customers were without power, inlcuding many businesses throughout the city.
The outage started just before 9 a.m. An Xcel Energy spokesman said the outage was caused wwhen a squirrel came into contact with a power line. Power was restored just after 9:30 a.m.