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Thousands without power in wake of storms

Thousands without power in wake of storms

The 43,000 NIPSCO customers still without power Tuesday night following strong overnight storms could have to wait several days to see it restored, utility representatives said.

July 01, 2014 7:10 pm Photos

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NIPSCO: Power restored to most customers affected by Thursday's storm

Power had been restored by 8 a.m. today to 89 percent of the 28,000 customers affected by outages from a Thursday night storm, according to information on the NIPSCO website.

June 29, 2013 10:20 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Storm chasers must heed warnings

GUEST COMMENTARY: Storm chasers must heed warnings

The tragic death of noted weather researcher and former Discovery Channel storm chaser Tim Samaras has shaken all of us in the meteorological community.

June 05, 2013 1:35 pm
NIPSCO: Power should be restored to all customers tonight

NIPSCO: Power should be restored to all customers tonight

Thousands of region residents woke up Thursday morning without power for the third day following massive power outages, but NIPSCO representatives said service should be restored across the board by evening.

July 26, 2012 2:00 pm Related
Power coming back for most impacted by Tuesday storms

Power coming back for most impacted by Tuesday storms

Power has been restored to nearly all electric customers who lost power in the wake of Tuesday's storms, utility representatives said Wednesday afternoon.

July 25, 2012 10:50 pm Related
DOUG ROSS: Thoughts on life from the branch office

DOUG ROSS: Thoughts on life from the branch office

Tuesday morning, as I began writing this column, I felt powerless. In a technical sense, I was — sitting in my living room, looking out at the damage from the thunderstorm that cut off my electricity.

July 25, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Thoughts on life from the branch office

Thoughts on life from the branch office

Srong storms like this one Tuesday morning knock down branches and rearrange existing fallen limbs, creating a metaphor for life.

July 24, 2012 10:25 am

Expert: Storms provide little relief from drought

A meteorologist with the National Weather Service said the loud thunderstorms that rocked the region Wednesday night into Thursday morning and caused thousands of power outages won't do much to help with the drought.

July 19, 2012 1:10 pm
Storms pass through south suburbs without inflicting their wrath

Storms pass through south suburbs without inflicting their wrath

All the thunder, lightning, hail and rain that passed through the area Thursday night and Friday did not inflict any serious damage in the south suburbs.

June 30, 2012 12:00 am
Prepare your trees for thunderstorm season

Prepare your trees for thunderstorm season

Prepare your trees for thunderstorm season

April 04, 2012 7:00 pm
Severe weather has become a common occurrence

Severe weather has become a common occurrence

Huge Lightning bolt over hill

September 03, 2011 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: VU improving storm safety margin

As of Friday afternoon, the National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center reported 1,427 tornadoes in the United States this year alone. Some of those tornadoes have been deadly. That makes the need to learn more about tornadoes all the more urgent.

June 06, 2011 12:00 am

Severe storms could lash region Sunday

Break out the sunscreen — and umbrellas.

April 09, 2011 9:45 pm
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