Monday, July 02, 2012

Virginia storm recovery threatened by new storms
WSLS
According to the Virginia Department of Emergency Management, 19 generators have been sent to help Bath County, Botetourt County, Highland County, Rockingham County, and Vinton. Also, Operation Blessing has sent a refrigerator truck to Highland ...


Sunday power outages update
WSLS
However, some places like Lynchburg, Botetourt County, and Craig County have not seen the number of outages change, or they grew worse in the past hour. Here are the latest outage figures from Appalachian Power's website as of 10:40 a.m.: Amherst Co.


A long and wilting wait for storm sufferers
Roanoke Times
Botetourt County - Lord Botetourt High School Christiansburg - Christiansburg Middle School Covington - Jeter-Watson Intermediate School Franklin County - Ben Franklin Middle School Giles County - Rescue Squad - God's House Church, 258 Lebanon ...


'Be good neighbors' as heat, power outages continue, governor says [with list ...
Roanoke Times
Blacksburg Community Center Botetourt County - Lord Botetourt High School Christiansburg - Christiansburg Middle School Covington - Jeter-Watson Intermediate School Franklin County - Ben Franklin Middle School Giles County (new) - Rescue Squad ...


Storm-related deaths in Virginia hit 7 as crews work to restore power to ...
Washington Post
RICHMOND, Va. — Gov. Bob McDonnell urged patience Sunday as utility crews worked to restore power to more than 730000 electric customers following back-to-back storms and amid a sweltering stretch of weather that is expected to last through the week.


Eastern US battles heat wave amid power outages
Reuters
Emergencies were declared in Maryland, Ohio, Virginia, West Virginia and Washington, D.C., on Saturday because of damage from storms that unleashed hurricane-force winds across and a 500-mile (800-km) stretch of the mid-Atlantic region. The storms' ...


     

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