911 service restored after multi-state outage hits Twin Cities - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

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A multi-state 911 outage affected many Twin Cities jurisdictions for about two hours Monday evening, officials say.

The outage was first reported shortly after 6:30 p.m. and was fully resolved by about 8:45 p.m., according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety.

⚠️8:45 P.M. UPDATE⚠️ECN confirms 911 service in MN (including Text-to-911) is restored following a multi-state outage. CenturyLink will determine the disruption's timeline & how many calls were impacted in MN. We will provide that information when we receive it from CenturyLink.

— Minnesota ECN (@MnDPS_ECN) September 29, 2020

No information on the cause of the outage was immediately available.

A full listing of 10-digit emergency numbers for Minnesota dispatch centers can be found here.

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