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  1. Visitor restrictions to be lifted for Hatteras Island Friday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Following the massive evacuation due to the power outage on parts of the Outer Banks, visitors will be allowed to return to the island starting at 12 p.m. Friday. Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative has assured local officials that reliable and adequate power will be available to allow visitors to return.

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  2. Power restoration for Hatteras, Ocracoke now expected in 1-2 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative now says it will only be 1-2 days before power is restored to Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands. Power has been out for a week after a construction crew working on the Bonner Bridge hit the underground transmission cable providing power to the islands.

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  3. Hatteras, Ocracoke power outage can be seen from spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The massive power outage affecting thousands of people on Hatteras Island and Ocracoke Island in North Carolina's Outer Banks can be seen from space! The NASA Earth Observatory posted images from the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite on the Suomi NPP satellite showing nighttime images of the islands. One image shows the islands on July 27, before the outage.

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  4. Crews make progress with overhead solution to restore power to Hatteras, Ocracoke IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative have determined their decision for the fastest, safest solution to restore power to Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands. After pursuing two different options over the past several days, they have determined that the overhead solution is the best option.

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  5. Beach hotels welcome OBX vacationers, others forced to give up vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    As the power outages on Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands continue, vacationers scheduled to hit the North Carolina beaches this week are forced to either find somewhere else to relax, or stay home. Stephanie Case and her family never left their Maryland home.

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  6. Time of power restoration for Hatteras, Ocracoke narrowed to 6-10 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative continues to make progress on the execution of two solutions to restore power to Hatteras Island and Ocracoke Island. In an update posted Tuesday morning, Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative said the excavation team from PCL Construction worked overnight in the trench at the damage site to gain access to the cables.

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  7. Contractor sued over Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands power outageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The Wallace and Graham law firm in Salisbury, N.C. has announced a lawsuit against PCL Civil Constructors, Inc. in the wake of the power outages that crippled Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands on North Carolina's Outer Banks on July 27. The power outage was caused when PCL reportedly drove a steel casing through underground transmission cables as part of a project to replace the Bonner Bridge. As a result, thousands of community members in the Hatteras and Ocracoke areas have lost power and even more residents and tourists have had to evacuate.

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  8. Repairs to damaged Outer Banks power lines could take up to two weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Officials say repairs to fix a massive power outage on the Outer Banks that has impacted the flow of electricity to Hatter and Ocracoke Islands could take up to two weeks to repair. Sunday morning, the Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative confirmed that all three transmission lines that provide power to the islands were compromised in the accident.

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  9. Possible World War II era unexploded ordnance found near Hatteras IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A potential World War II era unexploded ordnance was found in a remote area near Hatteras Island, the National Park Service announced. This is the second unexploded ordnance found in the Outer Banks in the last six days.

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