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Winds Knock Out Power To Thousands

Thanks to today’s gusty winds, thousands of PG and E customers have beenwithout electricity for various times in Nevada County…

click to listen to Brandi Merlo

Utility spokeswoman Brandi Merlo says power is not expected to be restored for about 2,000 customers in the Allegheny/Columbia Hills area until around 9 tonight, with that outage caused by a tree falling on a power line, breaking a pole…

click to listen to Brandi Merlo

Also, around 200 customers in the Grass Valley area aren’t expected to have their lights back on until around 6 this evening. Merlo also reminds people to not try to move or touch a power line that’s in the way.

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