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Power Outages Reported As Superstorm Moves Through Area

More than three million people were without power as of Monday evening, and most of them are in and around New York City.

10/29/2012

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Local Utility Crews Mobilizing For Superstorm Sandy

Local utility crews have mobilized their workers in preparation for widespread power outages anticipated from Superstorm Sandy.

10/29/2012

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Fayette, Westmoreland Counties Prep For Superstorm

Counties to the east, like Fayette and Westmoreland, are the first to feel the impact of Superstorm Sandy. At the Laurel Summit on Monday afternoon, a heavy, slushy rain pounded the pavement.

10/29/2012

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Local Communities Open Emergency Storm Shelters

In light of the bad weather expected with Hurricane Sandy, local communities are opening up emergency shelters to help people ride out the storm.

10/29/2012

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Powerful Storms Leave Behind Big Mess For Local Residents

There’s a big mess to clean up for lots of people today after Thursday’s powerful storms left their mark across the area. The storms left a messy trail marking their presence, from downed trees to landslides to tens of thousands of people without power.

07/27/2012

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Thousands In The Dark After Storms

Some people in western Pennsylvania remain without power after strong storms pummeled the region Thursday.

07/27/2012

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Power Crews Working In Aftermath Of Storms

Following a line of afternoon thunderstorms, several thousand homes are without power in the Pittsburgh area.

05/29/2012

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Car Slams Into Utility Pole In Penn Hills

Several people were without power Thursday morning in Penn Hills after a car slammed into a utility pole overnight and then caught fire.

04/19/2012

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Winds Knock Out Power Across Area

Strong winds have caused power outages across the area. Allegheny Power has approximately 8,500 customers without power.

02/24/2012

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High Winds Knock Down Power Lines As Temperatures Drop

With some snow in the forecast, crews were out pre-treating the roads Sunday evening with salt and gravel. But for some residents, the damage was already done when this afternoon’s high winds knocked down power lines. Many were left without electricity as temperatures plummeted.

01/01/2012

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Storms Knock Out Power, Cause Damage

Strong thunderstorms rolled through the area this morning. Some locations saw heavy rains, lightning and for others, dime-sized hail.

08/19/2011

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Heat, Storms Leave Hundreds Without Power

The thunderstorms and the hot weather have caused some power outages in the Pittsburgh area. According to Duquesne Light, 7,000 customers are without power, mostly in the northern and eastern parts of Allegheny County.

07/22/2011

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Scattered Outages Add To Heat Misery

Scattered power outages only made things worse for people dealing with intense heat in the Pittsburgh region.

07/21/2011

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Storms Knock Out Power To Thousands

Fast-moving storms hit the Pittsburgh area Monday night and knocked out power to thousands.

07/12/2011

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Latest Round Of Severe Weather Causes Problems Across Area

Crews are cleaning up after another round of severe weather moved across the area early this morning.

04/20/2011

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