Power Outages

Power Outages
5:00 pm
Wed July 9, 2014

Mon Power, Potomac Edison Work to Restore Electricity

Mon Power, a FirstEnergy Corporation utility, continues to try to restore power to customers in West Virginia following the summer storm that downed trees and wires in the region beginning last night.

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Vegetation Management
5:56 am
Tue April 15, 2014

Utlity Plans Aim to Reduce Outages During Storms

West Virginia utility regulators have approved utility vegetation-management plans aimed at reducing power failures during destructive storms.

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West Virginia Morning
9:30 am
Thu December 12, 2013

Education Reform Continues, Power Outages and the Elderly, A Clockmaker Turns 90, & Bob Thompson

Credit Rick Haye, Marshall University Communications

Lawmakers continue to address the issue of student achievement with new or updated programs, a Marshall University professor investigates how power outages affect the elderly, our friends at Traveling 219 bring us a report on Tucker County clock maker Doyle Kisner, and jazz pianist Bob Thompson takes his holiday tradition, 'Joy To The World' on the road around West Virginia for the first time.

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Power Outages
9:23 am
Mon December 9, 2013

Storm Knocks Out Power to 17,000 West Virginians

A winter storm has knocked out electricity for about 17,000 Appalachian Power customers in West Virginia.
     The utility's website shows most of the outages are in southern West Virginia. As of 8:25 a.m. Monday, there are 7,900 outages in Mercer County and more than 3,500 in Raleigh County.
     Smaller outages have occurred in Cabell, Fayette, Greenbrier, McDowell, Summers and Wyoming counties.

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