News Power out to more than 12,000 homes and business across the Bancroft region SHARE ON: Drew Hosick, staff Wednesday, Jun. 13th, 2018 More than 12,000 customers are without power in the Bancroft area. Power went out earlier this afternoon after a line of thunderstorms passed through the region. Right now, Hydro One is estimating that power will be restored around 6:45 this evening. Other smaller pockets of customers are also being affected by outages across the region. Environment Canada issued a Thunderstorm Warning for the area earlier today.