Phone service restored to homes in Medimount area
MEDIMOUNT, Idaho — Phone service was restored around 4 p.m. Monday to people living in the Medimount area.
Over 260 homes between Cataldo and the Highway 97/Highway 3 interchange were originally affected by the outage, which also impacted 911 services.
Frontier said the problem stemmed from a buried line. Crews dup up all lines to find the break.
The Sheriff’s Office issued a reverse 911 for the area, which includes hard lines and cell phones. The call reached 262 property owners, but it is not known how many residents were affected by the outage.
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