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Where Were You During The Blackout Of 2003?

About 50 million people lost power Aug. 14, 2003, including all of metro Detroit. Are you prepared if it happens again?

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2013

Power Out As Temps Hit 100 In Ann Arbor

Around 6,600 home and businesses lost power in Ann Arbor on Thursday, as temperatures peaked at 100 degrees in the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2012

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Crash Leaves Thousands Without Power In Canton

DTE says six main power lines went down, multiple traffic signals went out, and about 8,000 DTE customers lost power Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2012


DTE Plans Intentional Power Outage

Several thousand Detroit residents will be without power for about six hours next month.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/22/2011

Power Goes Out At University Of Michigan

Authorities say several buildings on the University of Michigan campus in Ann Arbor lost power, stranding some people in elevators.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2011

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Ferndale Council, DTE Official To Discuss Summer Power Outages

Residents of Ferndale may get some answers Wednesday night about what caused power outages in July during a heat wave.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/28/2011


What’s Causing Detroit’s Power Problems?

Power outages darkened Wayne State University, the Detroit Public Schools and the Detroit Institute of Arts Thursday — the second time that has happened in six months.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/08/2011


Major Power Outage In Midtown Detroit, Public Schools

The lights went out at Wayne State University, the Detroit Institute of Arts, the main branch of the Detroit Public Library and multiple public schools.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/08/2011


DTE Begins Rotating Blackouts In Ferndale

Today’s record heat has led DTE Energy to begin an intentional rolling power blackout in at least one Metro Detroit community.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/21/2011

Officials: Michigan Power Grid In Good Shape

Despite the increased demand for power and the continued strain on the electrical grid, utility regulators say the state’s electrical system is fine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/21/2011