Wicked Winds Knock out Power 

Power crews are back at work on Friday, restoring electricity to about ten thousand homes and businesses that lost it in Thursday’s wind storn.As of 4:30 Friday morning, Bangor Hydro was reporting 478 power outages.The majority of them are in Piscataquis and Lincoln Counties.Residents in the Colonial Trailer Park on Ohio Street in Bangor got quite a scare.High winds knocked a tree down in the middle of a very crowded area.It just missed doing serious damage to homes and cars.All administrative phone lines in Penobscot County are down this morning, and have been since last night. Officials believe its weather-related.911 emergency lines are still working.Repairs are underway and full service is expected again by mid-day.