This past weekend, parts of Washington County experienced a power outage. According to Alliant Energy Spokesman Ryan Stensland 1,744 customers lost service at 11:08 am which impacted customers in Kalona, Richmond and Keota rural route. He says the cause of the outage is unclear but they are thinking that weather might have played an issue. Stensland says 432 customers called in the outage. All power was restored by 1:29 pm.