SHAVER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Rescuers in military helicopters airlifted 207 people to safety after an explosive wildfire trapped them in a popular camping area in California’s Sierra National Forest, one of dozens of fires burning Sunday amid record-breaking temperatures that strained the state’s electrical grid and for a time threatened power outages for millions. […]
As Connecticut braces for yet another severe storm, many families are prepping for more power outages.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California staved off another round of rolling blackouts as a searing heat wave strained its electrical grid, but authorities warned of a continuing threat Wednesday. Grid managers again called for voluntary energy conservation during afternoon and evening hours to try to avoid having to order utilities to cut power to selected […]
The cleanup after the cleanup. Eversource is out in one of the hardest-hit communities in Branford Monday following the late August storm.
Strong storms blew through the state, including tornado warnings issued mid-afternoon for New Haven and Litchfield counties.
People in Hamden say they see it storm after storm — it always seems to be among the hardest hit. Now, thousands are without power.
NEW YORK (AP) — A power outage cast darkness across large swaths of Manhattan early Friday, as tens of thousands of people in other parts of New York City were still without electricity in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Isaias. A spokesperson for Consolidated Edison said Friday’s blackout started at 5:13 a.m. in Harlem, the […]
LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) To report a power outage or get information about power outages in your area through Slemco, Cleco, Entergy or LUS, see the links below. SLEMCO – To report a power outage from anywhere on SLEMCO’s system, dial: 1-888-275-3626 or click here CLECO – To report a power outage from anywhere on CLECO’s system, dial: 1-800-622-6537 or […]
The widespread power outages are sending many people to gas stations to fuel their generators, but not all of them are open because they are dealing with outages themselves.
Gov. Lamont declares State of Emergency to help with power restoration and cleanup following Thursday’s storm
Storm cloud looking across the Housatonic River in Stratford to Devon and Laurel Beach in Milford — courtesy: Charotte Galaty — Connecticut residents are seeing flooding, downed trees, and power outages as severe weather moves across the state Thursday afternoon.