Power outages remain across N.B.

NB Power

A few thousand New Brunswickers remain without power this morning after high winds battered the province yesterday.

The outages peaked at around 22,000 by the afternoon and are still widespread through central and western regions.

In the Victoria-Madawaska zone, there were 61 outages affecting nearly 900 customers around 5 a.m., with another 77 outages affecting over 900 customers in the Carleton zone.