***UPDATE 6 P.M.***The linemen have returned home to Columbia.***ORIGINAL STORY***Twelve linemen from Columbia Water & Light will return home Wednesday evening.The linemen were dispatched to Ohio and New Jersey to help restore power after Hurricane Sandy over two weeks ago. The crews worked with First Energy to restore electricity to thousands of customers in those affected areas.The Columbia linemen are expected back in the city around 7 p.m.
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