gradient
goingon
TODAY IS Monday July 25th


Power Restoration Going Slow
Tuesday Jul 01, 2014 6:33pm

By: Mike Stiles

(UNDATED) – Slowly but surely, power restoration efforts are moving forward following severe storms that moved through the area Monday night and early Tuesday morning.

Patty Nowlin, Director of Communications for Midwest Energy Cooperative, says they still have approximately 7300 customers without power as of this afternoon. The outage spans the entire southwest Michigan service territory.

Crews have been working through the night and ten additional contract and mutual aid crews from across Michigan are coming to the region to assist with clean up and restoration. However, Nowlin says due to the extensive damage and significant clean up and rebuilding required, Midwest officials believe it will be Thursday or Friday before all service is restored.

Consumer's Energy is also reporting widespread outages. In St. Joseph County, the bulk of the outages are north and west of Sturgis heading towards Centreville and stretching from east of Three Rivers through Mendon and east towards Leonidas. There are also some isolated areas without power around Klinger Lake and north of Burr Oak.

Indiana-Michigan Power officials say they have around 3200 St. Joseph County customer without power and in Cass County the number is 5895 customers without power. Down in Elkhart County, 1582 customers are still without power.

(07-25-2016) • Jobless rates climb in Indiana counties during June
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indianapolis, IN
(07-25-2016) • Three teens hurt in crash near Shipshewana Sunday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Shipshewana, IN
(07-25-2016) • Candidate forum planned for Tuesday at Glen Oaks
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(07-25-2016) • Trine students wins Miss Northeast title
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(07-25-2016) • Nappanee man flees police, crashes near Howe
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Howe, IN
(07-25-2016) • Auburn woman charged with striking bicyclist, fleeing
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Quincy, MI
(07-23-2016) • Two SUVs collide, Goshen teen injured
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Goshen, IN
(07-23-2016) • North Street becomes two-way on Monday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(07-23-2016) • Advice for beating the heat
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(07-23-2016) • No one home as fire damages Sturgis home
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(07-22-2016) • Two boys hurt when SUV hits buggy
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Topeka, IN
(07-22-2016) • Phase Two of CR 200N project to begin Thursday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Shipshewana, IN
(07-22-2016) • Cromwell wastewater project gets grant
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indianapolis, IN
(07-22-2016) • Indiana's unemployment rate falls to 4.8% in June
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indianapolis, IN
(07-22-2016) • Magic Fest underway in Colon
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Colon, MI
(07-22-2016) • Woman critically injured when tree hits van
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Spencerville, IN
(07-22-2016) • Polish Festival royalty revealed in Bronson
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Bronson, MI
(07-21-2016) • Pickup hits car, car strikes pedestrian near Goshen
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Goshen, IN
(07-21-2016) • Fire destroys home at Coldwater Lake
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(07-21-2016) • Police arrest Shipshewana man following burglary
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Shipshewana, IN
(07-21-2016) • St. Joe Commissioners set up road committee
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(07-20-2016) • St. Joe County spends $507,000 for security at courthouse
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(07-20-2016) • Man robs Dollar General in White Pigeon
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: White Pigeon, MI
(07-20-2016) • Police say alcohol a factor in crash near Buck Lake
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(07-20-2016) • Branch Co. man takes plea on criminal sexual conduct case
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(07-20-2016) • Harl named principal at Lakeland High School
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(07-19-2016) • Clerk candidates discuss collaboration
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(07-19-2016) • Bronson residents expect water outages today
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Bronson, MI
(07-19-2016) • IURC approves NIPSCO electric rate increase
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Merrillville, IN
(07-18-2016) • Commissioners approve purchase of highway truck equipment
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(07-18-2016) • Heart Of Gold nominations available
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(07-18-2016) • Bridge replacement starts today in Centreville
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(07-18-2016) • Motorcyclist injured in crash near Millersburg Saturday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Millersburg
(07-16-2016) • LHS principal recommendation on school board agenda
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(07-16-2016) • CR 200 North project about to begin Phase II
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(07-15-2016) • Myers withdraws from ballot for LaGrange Co. Treasurer
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(07-15-2016) • Covered Bridge Days underway in Centreville
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(07-15-2016) • Man faces several child sex crimes
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI






pfc

businesses