Power outage at Crescent Elementary reported
Crescent Elementary School, part of the School District of Rhinelander, had a power outage late this morning, affecting part of the building, but students will remain at school the rest of the day, according to a press release issued by school district.
There reportedly was also an odor resembling smoke, so the fire department was called to investigate.
The children were outside for less than 15 minutes during the fire department’s inspection and confirmed safety of the building. Power was fully restored approximately 1:15 p.m.