gradient
goingon
TODAY IS Monday July 06th


Power May Not Be Totally Restored Until The Weekend
Wednesday Jul 02, 2014 5:53am

By: Jim Measel

(ANGOLA) - It looks some northern Indiana residents will be spending the 4th of July in the dark. Over 34,000 NIPSCO customers were still without power following the severe weather that swept through northern Indiana during the wee hours of Tuesday morning. Most of the remaining outages are in Elkhart, Lake, LaPorte and Porter counties, although nearly all service areas are reporting damage and electric outages.

NIPSCO says 121,000 customers were out at the height of the storm. Restoration efforts are continuing around the clock but NIPSCO says it is expected to take "multiple days" to repair the electric system damage and restore all customers affected by the storms. Damage is said to be extensive. It includes over 130 broken distribution poles, tree damage and 580 reports of downed electric wire. NIPSCO has secured additional field crew support from Indiana, Illinois, Ohio and Missouri.

Several communities still had a significant number of NIPSCO customers without power on Wednesday morning. Angola had 216 customers still off line. Shipshewana still had 748 customers out while 500 customer outages were reported at Middlebury.

Indiana-Michigan Power reported 46,000 customers were out as of Wednesday morning. They say full restoration won't take place until late Saturday night.

Steuben County R.E.M.C. reports all of their customers were back on line as of 9:00pm Tuesday night.

(07-02-2015) • Indiana terminates RFRA public relations contract
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indianapolis
(07-02-2015) • Truck strikes buggy and leaves the scene
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: CR 700 S near 500 W • Topeka, IN
(07-02-2015) • Offenders cite RFRA in lawsuit over church attendance
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Goshen, IN
(07-01-2015) • Fatal crash closes SR 5
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: 0380 N SR 5 • Shipshewana, IN
(06-30-2015) • Woman found dead in camper near South Milford
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Gordon's Campground • Wolcottville, IN
(06-30-2015) • Dispute over animal control could reach end Monday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(06-30-2015) • Another earthquake hits SW Michigan
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Union City, MI
(06-30-2015) • Topeka Pharmacy a finalist in nationwide contest
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Topeka, IN
(06-30-2015) • Motorcyclist injured in St. Joseph County crash
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Three Rivers, MI
(06-30-2015) • Clerk, Register of Deeds office closing early today
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(06-30-2015) • Incident on Toll Road in Lagrange County ends peacefully
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indiana Toll Road near 130 mm eastbound • Howe, IN
(06-29-2015) • Speed, alcohol factors in fatal Branch County crash
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Quincy, MI
(06-29-2015) • Wolcottville man facing charges after hit-run crash
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Wolcottville, IN
(06-27-2015) • Michigan Governor Snyder responds to SCOTUS ruling on marriage
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LANSING
(06-27-2015) • Medical condition causes crash near Three Rivers
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Three Rivers, MI
(06-27-2015) • Stutzman statement on SCOTUS marriage decision
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: WASHINGTON
(06-27-2015) • Horse, buggy strike car on US 20
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: US 20 and 350 W • LaGrange, IN
(06-27-2015) • Police impersonator stops woman near Lagrange
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: SR 9 and 300 N • LaGrange, IN
(06-26-2015) • Governor Mike Pence issues statement on same-sex marriage
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: INDIANAPOLIS
(06-26-2015) • Paramedic Garry Hammer remembered at EMS Memorial
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: COLORADO SPRINGS
(06-25-2015) • Deer sends Big Long Lake motorcyclist to the hospital
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: 59010 E CR 700 S
(06-25-2015) • DeKalb Health hospital names new CEO
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Auburn, IN
(06-25-2015) • Child injured in Angola crash
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(06-24-2015) • Mt. Zion Lutheran Church welcomes new pastor
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(06-24-2015) • Chase ends in Middlebury with arrest of Elkhart man
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Middlebury, IN
(06-23-2015) • Some St. Joseph Co. squadcars to get tablets
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(06-23-2015) • Gas line work could create delays on CR 700 South
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: CR 700 S • Topeka, IN
(06-23-2015) • Sturgis Public Schools board adopts new budget
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(06-23-2015) • Cole Foundation commits $1 million to Regional Cities match
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: FORT WAYNE
(06-23-2015) • Glick gets study committee assignments
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: INDIANAPOLIS
(06-23-2015) • Home sales rise in May
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: INDIANAPOLIS
(06-23-2015) • CVS robber sentenced in Angola
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN






pfc

businesses