Testing done by Northwestern Energy may have pinpointed the problem.
Winds and snow could make travel hazardous in some areas.
The legislative session opens on Tuesday in Pierre.
A residence in Loomis was entered, and several items were stolen.
85-year old Barbara Armstrong died at the scene.
In September, the Mitchell superintendent announced he would run for a seat.
The facility will close at the end of January.
The money will go to the new Imagenetics program.
The new hire will focus on courtroom security.
No one was injured in either fire.