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Pedestrians walk through snow. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Storm To Send Temperatures Plunging To 35 Below In Some Areas

Heavy bands of snow and strong winds Thursday threatened to create near-blizzard conditions in Maine to be followed by the coldest weather in three years — conditions severe enough that even skiers reconsidered going outside. Utility officials feared more power failures following the Christmas week ice storm.

01/02/2014

File photo of a man walking as another clears snow from a sidewalk in the New England area.  (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

1st Snowstorm Of 2014 Descends On New England, NY

Residents and emergency management officials in New England and parts of New York prepared on Wednesday for a winter storm predicted to help usher in 2014 with snow and frigid temperatures across much of the region.

01/01/2014

Some residents are still without power.  (credit: Randy Risling/Getty Images)

A Week After Ice Storm, Outages Linger In Maine

More than 4,000 Maine residents are still without power a week after an ice storm hit parts of northern New England and utility officials say Sunday’s snowstorm could cause more outages.

12/28/2013

A car that hit a snowbank is towed during a winter storm. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Coming Snow Could Slow Power Restoration Efforts

The ice that knocked out power to more than half a million people in the U.S. and Canada is stubbornly hanging on as frigid temperatures blanket a region from the Great Lakes to New England.

12/25/2013

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Advice For Winter Driving

The first snow of the season for some parts of the state has prompted the Connecticut Triple A to remind drivers to take it easy on the roads. First and foremost, slow down.  Steve Rourke, […]

11/07/2012

Nor'easter ( Kayana Szymczak/Getty Images)

Utility Calls Reached Half-Million A Day During Storm

As Connecticut first began digging out from a major October snowstorm, its largest electric utility fielded as many as a half-million calls per day from customers who were angry and frustrated over widespread power outages.

12/15/2011

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Malloy Requests Major Disaster Declaration

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is asking President Barack Obama to issue a major disaster declaration for Connecticut following last month’s freak October snow storm that left hundreds of thousands without power for days.

11/11/2011

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Power Almost All Back

Connecticut’s largest utility was working Tuesday night to finish restoring electricity to its remaining customers still in the dark following the pre-Halloween snow storm that originally knocked out power to more than 830,000 of its customers.

11/09/2011

GOP Leader Calls For Special Session On Utilities

The Republican leader of the Connecticut House of Representatives says lawmakers need to meet for a special legislative session and require additional work crews for utilities, impose minimum staffing levels and other initiatives in the wake of last week’s autumn nor’easter that left hundreds of thousands without power for most of the week.

11/04/2011

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National Guard Troops to Help Clear Roads

Members of the Connecticut National Guard on Thursday night were expected to begin clearing local roads blocked by fallen trees after mostly finishing the state roads hit by the weekend snowstorm.

11/04/2011

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