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BENCHS requests fans to deal with power outage

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MANKATO, Minn. -

 

The Blue Earth Nicollet County Humane Society(BENCHS) did it's best to cope with power outage on Wednesday..

Spokespeople at the humane society say the power was disconnected due to an expansion at a nearby gas station.

The organization requested people to temporarily donate fans to help keep animals cool while the electricity was shut off.

Several people lent a hand and dropped off fans in an effort to keep a moving breeze in the building.
 
"They were a lifesaver," said Katherine Nelson of BENCHS. "They were definitely a big help.
 
No more power outages at the facility are expected.