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The company said crews are responding safely and quickly to restore power to impacted customers.
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Fallen tree branches and power outages accompanied the first snow of the season Monday evening.
Power restored to over 1K residents in New Haven, southeast Fort Wayne | WANE 15 Open Navigation Close Navigation
An outage map from Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative Inc., an electric company based in Paulding, Ohio, showed at 9:42 p.m. that 969 customers in Adams Township were without power, as well as an additional 71 residents in Jefferson Township.
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The National Weather Service office in Binghamton is advising that some rocky weather could be in store for the final official days of summer.
More than 10,000 Virginians lost power Wednesday in Virginia Beach after a squirrel got into a substation.
The outage has forced a SACS elementary school to institute an eLearning day.
Power is still out for several customers across the area.
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The water is back on at a Fort Wayne mobile home community, But neighbors there are still upset that they went more than 12 hours yesterday without service.
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Power Outage FAQs
What is Power Outage?
Power outage (also called a power cut, a power blackout, power failure or a blackout) is a short-term or a long-term loss of the electric power to a particular area.
What Causes Power Outages?
- Severe weather (high winds, lightning, winter storms, heat waves, rain or flooding can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
- Other damage to electric transmission lines (vehicle accidents, trees, and animals can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
- Repairing, maintenance or upgrades on power lines and equipment.
What are the Top Outage Safety Tips?
- Stay away from the downed power lines, park vehicles in protected areas;
- Unplug appliances and electronics, limit cell phone use to conserve battery life;
- Use portable generators outdoors only, well away from open windows and doors;
- Pack perishable foods into a cooler, keep refrigerator and freezer doors shut as much as possible.