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Angie Smith, of Columbia City, works out at the Whitley County YMCA despite below zero winds chills. â€œI thought if I came here they would have electricity and I could stay warm while using their machines," she said. "I donâ€™t let things stop me." The YMCA was one of several places open to help residents stay warm during an outage left more than 8,000 residents without power Friday.