Storm causes thousands of power outages

Storm causes thousands of power outages

There are 4 comments on the WWLP Massachusetts story from Dec 11, 2008, titled Storm causes thousands of power outages. In it, WWLP Massachusetts reports that:

Rain and below freezing temperatures made it a very icy night for some Western Massachusetts residents.

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Southbridge, MA

#1 Dec 11, 2008
yup its winter nothing diffrent than last year or the 200 years before that.....

got nothing else to report on eh>?
alex age 12

Westfield, MA

#2 Dec 12, 2008
my school is out today

Westfield, MA

#3 Dec 12, 2008
"Residents in Blandford saw the rain turn to ice, freezing grass, trees, and even power lines."

Hmm. Now that's some news. I've never seen rain turn into freezing grass before, much less a power line. I hope there will be video!

Joliet, IL

#4 Dec 12, 2008
Snow, Ice, Wind Storms, We’ve seen the after-effects, entire communities without power!

Here are some tips on how to safely restore power due to unexpected power outages and safely use emergency generators.

How to Choose the Right Emergency Electric Generator

How to Safely Operate a Portable Generator and Transfer Switch

Generator Safety Frequently Asked Questions

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