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Power outage scheduled Saturday in Middletown

The following is a press release from the Borough of Middletown, Dauphin County:

“Electric power on a major circuit in the Borough of Middletown will be shut down briefly Saturday (12-20-14) morning to allow crews to make emergency repairs to bowed cross arm which is in danger of breaking and causing a primary line to fall, causing a much wider outage. 310 more words


Outage Of PSP's Internet-Based Systems Brings Firearms Sales To Halt

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pennsylvania State Police are experiencing an outage which is affecting its Internet–based systems.

According to a statement, the statewide outage is also affecting telephone and email systems at department headquarters in Harrisburg. 319 more words


Prediction: Future blackouts blamed on "storms" rather than increasing number of power plants shut down

Lights Out, New York? Bigger Storms Could Cause More Blackouts: Study”

“Topping the list of cities most likely to see a big surge in power outages were New York City, Philadelphia, Jacksonville, Fla., Virginia Beach, Va., and Hartford Conn. 136 more words


Another Round Of Rainy Weather Enters Bay Area Forecast On Heels Of Powerful Storm

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — Another round of rainy weather is heading toward the Bay Area just days after a powerful storm delivered a wallop of flooding and power outages throughout the region this week. 162 more words


#HellaStorm hits SF, Causes Power Outages

After three years of drought, a heavy storm hit the San Francisco Bay Area the other day. There was street flooding, downed trees, and traffic accidents. 58 more words


"DHS: 100 Million Americans Could Lose Power in Major Sun Storm"

“Millions of Americans face catastrophic loss of electrical power during a future magnetic space storm that will disrupt the electric grid and cause cascading infrastructure failures, according to a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) document.” 6 more words


At Least 2 Deaths In West Coast Storm

A ferocious storm system pounded a huge swath of the West Coast with heavy rain, hurricane-force winds and power outages Thursday, causing at least two deaths. 296 more words

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