FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. -- UPDATE: Power has restored east of 82nd Street, north of Alaska Highway and south of road 255.

Power has also been restored to the North Peace Regional Airport. The runway has also been reopened.

As of 4:43p p.m. BC Hydro is reporting 958 customers are currently exoeriencing power disruptions, Including North Peace Regional Airport. 

backup generators are operating at the airport, though flights have been cancelled all day at YXJ because of icy runways.

Airport officials say there is no word yet on the cancellation of a scheduled WestJet flight that is supposed to land and 1a.m..

For updates visit BC Hydro's outages map