ST. CLOUD -- Xcel Energy is reporting power outages to 194 customers in the St. Cloud area. The power went out around 12:15 p.m. this (Thursday) afternoon.

A Centennial Neighborhood resident called WJON to report a loss of power at his home. The cause of the outage is not known.

Xcel Energy says they expect power to be restored by about 3:00 p.m. this afternoon.