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Landline telephone outage in southwest Grant County

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GRANT COUNTY, Wash. - Grant County Emergency Services leaders say high winds overnight have knocked out landline telephone service in southwest Grant County.  

The outage affects Mattawa, Schwanna, Beverly and Desert Air.

Cell phone service does not appear to be affected. In case of an emergency, use a cell phone to call 9-1-1.

There is no word on when service will be restored. The telephone company is aware of the problem and is working to fix the outage.

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