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  • Power outages force some businesses to close early

    January 18, 2010 7:28 PM

    Tens of thousands of Central Coast homes and businesses have been without power at some point during the day. One Santa Maria business experienced firsthand a power outage on Monday. The owner of Seven Star Food Store, Samir Fadel, said it's frustrating. Fadel said, "We had to close the doors,... more »
  • Storm causes widespread power outages

    January 18, 2010 5:28 PM

    The weather is creating power outages on the Central Coast and around the state. A spokesperson for PG&E says about 33,000 customers in San Luis Obispo County and the Santa Maria area have experienced power outages at some point today. She also says in PG&E's territory, which makes up about... more »
  • Simple steps to prepare your home for power outages

    January 18, 2010 1:11 PM

    The wet weather could bring along with it the possibility of power outages. But there are some simple steps you can take to prepare for this type of situation. PG&E recommends having battery-operated flashlights and radios with fresh batteries ready. Also, listen for updates on storm conditions and power outages.... more »
  • Transformer fire causes power outages in Santa Barbara

    December 19, 2009 8:32 PM

    The Santa Barbara City Fire Department says an underground transformer fire is to blame for scattered power outages. Fire officials responded to the fire at 3:52 p.m. on Saturday at the intersection of Via Diego and Invierno in the north end of Santa Barbara. The area was immediately closed to... more »

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