News Power outages still affecting people in area SHARE ON: Eric Wickham, staff Saturday, Aug. 5th, 2017 Hydro One is reporting outages in areas surrounding Haliburton after yesterday’s severe weather. Yesterday’s storm brought rain, hail, strong winds and downed trees through the region. Additionally, there were tornado warnings across much of Central Ontario. Hydro One says around 400 customers east of Dorset are still without power. A tree on a power line is also affecting over 100 customers in West Algonquin Park. Service is partially restored. Hydro One is in areas affected by outages. The latest estimated time of restoration is 8:00 pm.