power outage

July 13, 2019 - 6:35 pm
NEW YORK ( 1010 WINS ) – A massive power outage hit Manhattan on Saturday evening, plunging tens of thousands of people into darkness, with outages reported across a more than 30-block radius for about five hours—42 years to the day after the historic 1977 blackout. Power has been restored after...
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Chris Miller
May 20, 2019 - 1:03 pm
More than 4,600 customers of Entergy New Orleans lost power Monday morning, largely in the Lower 9th Ward and Holy Cross neighborhoods. Some outages extended across the Industrial Canal and into Bywater. Entergy had power restored to most customers by 3 p.m.
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Jim Hanzo
April 14, 2019 - 4:39 pm
Around 3,000 residents without power in Jefferson Parish had their power restored around 5:30 p.m. according to Entergy. Power had been lost around 3:30 p.m. Wind was blamed for the outages in Metairie. It was expected power would be restored around 7:30 p.m. but crews were able to get power back...
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Chris Miller
December 27, 2018 - 1:06 pm
It was a light show that would rival any New Year's Eve fireworks display, but much scarier: explosions and electrical surges that knocked out power to thousands of Entergy customers in the Kenner area. Video of Electrical explosion, sparks light up Kenner sky The amateur video submitted to WWL-TV...
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Jim Hanzo
December 27, 2018 - 6:34 am
Entergy reports thousands are without power in SE Louisiana because of the high winds overnight that caused downed power lines. A number of customers are without power in the Kenner area. Reports of over 10 thousand customers along Williams Blvd from Vintage to West Napoleon and along Power Blvd,...
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Jim Hanzo
November 14, 2018 - 3:08 pm
Entergy reported about 10,500 are without power in the Treme, and the Seventh Ward. Parts of Gentilly and St. Roch were also affected. Power as been turned back on for all but 2400. Temperatures were expected to dip into the 30s tonight.
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Chris Miller
October 30, 2018 - 2:29 pm
About 13,000 Entergy customers lost power mid-afternoon on Tuesday. The outages effected mainly Tremé, Faubourg Marigny, the Bywater and Desire areas and Gentilly. Most were reconnected within a half hour, with many outages remaining in Tremé.
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Jim Hanzo
June 29, 2018 - 5:24 pm
An Entergy power outage in Metairie just under 10 thousand customers without electricity at this time. The area is roughly bordered by Transcontinental, Veterans, Causeway and Airline. A number of traffic lights are also down in the area. No word on the reason for the outage but according to the...
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Chris Miller
May 15, 2018 - 5:36 pm
As temperatures soared into the 90s, a large section of Uptown lost power this afternoon. Entergy New Orleans says a breaker was tripped at a substation around 4:00 p.m., causing the interruption. About 23,000 customers were without power. Most of them were restored before 5:30 p.m. Entergy is...
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Jim Hanzo
April 17, 2018 - 4:54 pm
An earlier power outage caused traffic delays in in Metairie for the commute home, but now the Entergy website reported most of the power has been restored in the area of Airline Drive between Causeway and Clearview as of 5:15 p.m. A number of traffic lights were also out and the outage affected...
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