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Tractor-trailer takes out tree on Third Street

NEW ORLEANS – A tractor-trailer slammed into a tree on Third Street this morning, taking out some power lines.

The collision occurred around 7:30 a.m. on October 11 on the corner of Laurel and Third Streets, according to the NOPD. 130 more words

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Entergy spokeswoman: Prepare for up to 7 days of power outages

NEW ORLEANS — Entergy has 1,800 restoration workers ready to hit the ground running as soon as it’s safe to do so, but residents in the New Orleans metro should prepare for up to seven days without power. 70 more words

Weather

Entergy prepares for potential power outages during Nate

New Orleans – Entergy is preparing for potential power outages from Tropical Storm Nate.

The company’s line crews and contractors are keeping an eye on the storm and ready to safely restore service to customers as soon as possible. 32 more words

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More than 3,000 without power in Lakeview

UPDATE: Power was restored to all customers by 12:00 p.m.

NEW ORLEANS – More than 3,000 people are without power in Lakeview as storms move across the area. 55 more words

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UPDATE: Power restored on the West Bank

UPDATE: All power has been restored, according to an update from Entergy.

MARRERO, La. – Approximately 8,000 people are without power on the West Bank of Jefferson Parish. 68 more words

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NOPD identifies suspect in Entergy theft that led to power outage

NEW ORLEANS — New Orleans police say they’re looking for Rickey Telsede in connection with the theft of wire from an Entergy substation.

According to police, on June 29, an Entergy worker noticed a hole that had been cut in the fence surrounding the substation which is located in the 1800 block of Julia Street. 156 more words

Crime

NOPD releases video in Entergy substation vandalism case

NEW ORLEANS — New Orleans police released surveillance footage in a vandalism case that left the downtown area without power on Thursday.  The case is the latest to roll on the Wheel of Justice. 216 more words

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