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Altru Clinic Drayton Experiences Power Outage and Water Main Break

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Drayton, N.D. - 5.14.2021

9:16 a.m. update: Altru Clinic Drayton will be closing at noon today Friday, May 14 due to a water main break in the city. The water main break is currently being fixed by city crews but is expected to take most of the day. Our clinic team reached out to patients with appointments to reschedule. In the event of an emergency, call 911. We will continue to provide updates as they are available.

10:57 a.m. update: Due to a water main break, Altru Clinic Drayton remains without water. We will continue operations using standard infection control precautions such as hand sanitizer and water we have on hand. Some procedures may be limited. If patients are not comfortable, we can reschedule.

10:08 a.m. update: The power is working as normal at Altru Clinic Drayton. Thank you for your patience as we addressed this issue.

Altru Clinic Drayton is experiencing a power outage due to an issue with our service provider. We are currently working with our service provider to get this resolved as soon as possible. Until phone lines are back up, patients are asked to utilize MyChart messaging, or call 701.780.5000. In the event of an emergency, call 911. We will continue to provide updates.

About Altru Health System 

Based in Grand Forks, North Dakota, Altru Health System is a physician-led, multispecialty group practice with an acute care hospital, Level II trauma center, specialty hospital, more than two dozen Grand Forks and regional practice locations, and a large home care network. Altru Health System was the first member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, extending Mayo Clinic knowledge and expertise to the patients we serve. For more information, visit