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Get Marty: Property Owner Worried About Power Company “Hacking Up” Her Trees

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A Slippery Rock woman fighting to save the trees on her farm reached out to Get Marty for help.

“These trees have been here nearly 70 years. 247 more words


Driving When a Quake Strikes

Today is The Great ShakeOut: our “scheduled” earthquake drill. At 10:20am, DROP, COVER, & HOLD ON!

Hey, what if you’re driving?

PG&E’s guide to Emergency Preparedness… 194 more words


Down trees on power lines causes outages in Gloucester County

GLOUCESTER, Va. (WAVY) – Parts of Gloucester County were without power when a tree feel on a power line, Saturday afternoon.

According to Dominion Power, there were more than 1,000 customers out at the height of the outage. 24 more words


Damage assessment teams will estimate local impact of EF-1 tornado

SCOTT COUNTY, Iowa (KWQC) — Damage assessment teams are visiting properties in Davenport, Bettendorf and unincorporated parts of Scott County over the next several days. Dave Donovan, Emergency Management Coordinator for the Scott County EMA, said the teams are looking to document and classify damage evidence. 190 more words


Austin Energy using drones to inspect transmission lines

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Routine maintenance on Austin’s transmission towers can be costly, time-consuming and even dangerous for workers. Now, Austin Energy is hoping specialized unmanned aerial vehicles — also known as drones — can change that. 391 more words


Stormy Weather Continues.

Friday 30th September

Yesterday was an odd day in that I was able to post things and get most of the mail through. Today it is a different story. 804 more words

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