Mass Outages in Wake of Snowstorm 

Monday’s snowstorm has left thousands of Mainers without power.Most of those outages are in Central Maine Power territory.At last report they were still trying to restore power to about 79,000 customers.Bangor Hydro’s peak outage was about 17,000, but as of 7 o’clock Tuesday morning, that number was down to 5731.Governor Baldacci declared a state of emergency that will allow the power crews to extend their hours to get everyone back online.Additional line crews will also be on the job Tuesday, including some that will travel from throughout New England to repair the lines.