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Debra Lamoureaux of Orion Tonwship says she lives in a "snow belt." (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell, File)

Local Communities Declare Snow Emergencies

More than a dozen Metro Detroit communities have declared snow emergencies.(Click for the list!)

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2013

Winter Weather Knocks Out Power For Thousands

DTE Energy is reporting 16,000 outages, with 4,000 in Waterford Township. There are another 1,800 outages in New Baltimore.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/28/2013

DTE crews make repair on line after damaging winds hit the metro Detroit area. (Credit: DTE) FILE

DTE: Under 20K Homes, Businesses Remain Without Power

DTE Energy says about 17,000 customers remain without electricity, following high winds over the weekend. Approximately 120,000 customers lost service at some point over the weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/21/2013

A DTE Energy truck. (WWJ Photo/Beth Fisher, File)

More Power Problems: Thousands Out In Oakland County

A DTE Energy spokesman said there is an issue with a main electric line that connects several others.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2012

In this handout GOES satellite image provided by NASA, Hurricane Sandy, pictured at 1440 UTC, churns off the east coast on October 29, 2012 in the Atlantic Ocean. Sandy, which has already claimed over 50 lives in the Caribbean is predicted to bring heavy winds and floodwaters to the mid-Atlantic region. (credit: NASA via Getty Images)

Michigan Feels Effects Of Hurricane Sandy

As the east coast braces for the impact of Hurricane Sandy, a wind advisory is in effect in Southeast Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2012

High Winds Leave Thousands Without Power

Strong overnight left about 18,000 DTE customers without power. The outages are scattered throughout metro Detroit and surrounding communities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/15/2012

DTE repair crew on Telegraph near 14 Mile Road. (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting, File)

DTE Begins 2-Month Tree Trimming Push

To improve electrical service reliability and safety for customers, DTE tree trimming crews will be working in several local communities over the next two months.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/10/2012

DTE Customers Get Credits After 2-Day Outage

About 8,000 DTE Energy Co. customers in Oakland County will receive credits on future bills after losing service this summer due to a substation fire.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2012

37,000 Without Power After Storms Pound Michigan

Overnight storms left about 37,000 Michigan homes and businesses without power.

07/26/2012

Blacked Out West Bloomfield Provides Water And Ice

West Bloomfield is providing free water and ice as well as cooling centers to its residents who have lost power because of the storms.

07/05/2012

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