Portions of Pine Ridge Reservation without power Friday morning
Crews are out working on the issue and have restored power to Kyle, Porcupine, and Batesland as of approximately 7:30 a.m.
LaCreek says all other areas are still out of power as of the time of writing.
Oglala Sioux Tribe Vice President Alicia Mousseau authorized a two hour late start due to the outages.
Nebraska Public Power, which services parts of the Pine Ridge Reservation, sent a message to their members that power was expected to be restored by 8:45 a.m.