DUE TO A SHORT-TERM UGRADES TO THE POWER SYSTEM IN JOSEPHINE COUNTY, PACIFIC POWER HAS ANNOUNCED A PLANNED POWER OUTAGE FOR RESIDENTS IN THE MERLIN AREA. THE PLAN IS TO CUT POWER FROM 10 O’CLOCK TONIGHT TO 2, TOMORROW MORNING. CREWS WILL BE INSTALLING A NEW ELECTRICAL CIRCUIT TO THE MERLIN SUBSTATION.