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DEW extending hours due to power outage

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

The state's Department of Employment and Workforce says they're extending operating hours for the next two days following a power outage that delayed services.

DEW says IT workers had to turn off several of the department's servers due to agency protocol.

A news release from the department says they'll be operating until 7 p.m. on Dec. 3 and 4 as a result of the issue.

DEW officials say they'll also be installing a generator to ensure problems like this won't happen again.

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