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Downed poles and power lines. (WWJ/Jon Hewett)

Truck Takes Out Row Of Power Poles, Adding To Power Outage Woes

A truck took down a power pole on northbound Gratiot Avenue at 23 Mile — knocking out power to the surrounding area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/18/2013

Photo credit: WWJ's Vickie Thomas

Storm Topples Trees In Detroit

The city of Detroit saw its share of storm damage, as the latest round of storms hitting metro Detroit leaves thousands without power.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2012


Detroit Edison Announces Tree Trimming Schedule

Detroit Edison tree trimming crews will be working in several local communities over the next two months, removing fallen limbs and cutting back branches.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2012


ITC Holdings Corp. Declares Dividend to Shareholders

ITC Holdings Corp. announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend on ITC common stock of 3.525 cents per share.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2011


MPSC Approves Route For ITC Thumb Loop Project

Novi-based ITCTransmission said it has received a siting certificate for its Thumb Loop high-voltage transmission line project from the Michigan Public Service Commission, setting the stage for new power lines for coming Thumb wind energy projects.


Lines Down, Power Out In Livonia/Farmington

It was traffic headache in Farmington Hills after a traffic light and power lines came crashing down Friday morning, knocking out power in the area for a time. 


High Winds, Power Out To Thousands

At least 25,000 homes and businesses lost power Friday, as high winds are blew through southeast Michigan. The City of Detroit said it’s making all necessary preparations to address any emergencies.


Council Calls For Fire Investigation

Detroit City Council is calling for an investigation into the fires that destroyed more than 70 houses last week.


Power Still Out For 3K

About 3,000 DTE customers were without power Friday morning, following surprise storms that brought heavy rain and high winds to parts of Metro Detroit Thursday afternoon.


Berkley Man Found Electrocuted

Berkley Police are investigating the death of a 42-year-old man who appears to have been electrocuted in his own backyard