gradient
goingon
TODAY IS Thursday August 28th


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.

(08-27-2014) • Sturgis Firefighter Arraigned On Multiple CSC Charges
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(08-27-2014) • SHS Open House Is Tonight
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(08-27-2014) • Ennis Picked To Serve On Coldwater City Council
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(08-27-2014) • Busy Travel Weekend According To AAA
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Dearborn, MI.
(08-27-2014) • Wing Waives Preliminary Hearing
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(08-27-2014) • Ben's Soft Pretzels Opens In Angola Wal Mart
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(08-27-2014) • Steuben Dems Opening 2014 Headquarters Next Weekend
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(08-27-2014) • TU Celebrating New School Of Health Sciences
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Trine University • Angola, IN
(08-27-2014) • Innovation One And SCORE Angola Announce Partnership
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Trine University • Angola, IN
(08-27-2014) • Ceremony Marks Angola Moose 100th Anniversary
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(08-27-2014) • Two hurt in crash near Avilla
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: SR 3 & 8 north junction • Avilla, IN
(08-27-2014) • Victim Services Unit Started By BCSD
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(08-26-2014) • Illinois Man Dies After Near Drowning Experience
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Silver Creek Township, Cass Co.- MI
(08-26-2014) • Cassopolis Man Injured Driving To Work
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Jefferson Township, Cass Co. MI
(08-26-2014) • Sturgis Firefighter Arrested On CSC Chargers
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(08-26-2014) • Motorcyclist injured after striking trailer
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: CR 750N and 900E • Howe, IN
(08-26-2014) • County Council Discuss Budget With Department Heads
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County Community Center • Angola, IN
(08-26-2014) • Equipment From LaGrange Store Stolen
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(08-26-2014) • Bounty Hunter Gunfight Leaves One Dead, Two Wounded
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Kosciusko County
(08-26-2014) • Virginia Rape Suspect Arrested In Williams County
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Holiday City
(08-26-2014) • LaGrange Co. Habitat For Humanity prepares to build next home
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(08-26-2014) • BPW Approves Infrastructure Plans For Nolan Meadows
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola City Hall • Angola, IN
(08-26-2014) • Workmanship Blamed For Carnegie Roof Issues
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Carnegie Library • Angola, IN
(08-26-2014) • Brokaw Renovation Continues
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(08-25-2014) • Changes Approved To Moso Village Development
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(08-25-2014) • Chip And Seal Work Happening In Bronson
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Bronson, MI
(08-25-2014) • Angola Moose Lodge Celebrating 100th Anniversary
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: 108 North Martha • Angola, IN
(08-25-2014) • Free PSA Screening Being Offered For Area Men
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Cameron Hospital • Angola, IN
(08-25-2014) • Man Injured In Toll Road Accident
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indiana Toll Road 131.1 MM
(08-25-2014) • Future of Marriage Equality in Indiana to Be Considered in Chicago
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: CHICAGO
(08-25-2014) • Four arrested in LaGrange drug investigation
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(08-25-2014) • Two Indy Men Injured In I-69 Accident
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: I-69 NB at 333 MM • Waterloo, IN
(08-25-2014) • Kendallville Man Killed In SR 4 Accident
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: SR 4
(08-23-2014) • Monument Re-dedication Planned For Sunday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: White Pigeon, MI
(08-23-2014) • Steuben EDC To Host Candidate Forum On Economic Development
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(08-23-2014) • Stutzman sees transition in job market
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(08-22-2014) • Stutzman Gets Perspective While He's Home
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Howe, IN
(08-22-2014) • Coldwater City Councilman Resigns
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI






pfc

businesses