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Freak “Microburst” Knocks Out Power to Sierra Blanca, Van Horn for Days

Power has been restored to residents of Culberson and Hudspeth Counties, after multiple days of outages in the area. El Paso Electric – the service provider for the towns of Van Horn and Sierra Blanca – said a freak windstorm called a “microburst” hit … Continue reading

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Power Restored for Most of Alpine, Surrounding Areas

This post has been updated. Monday January 5, 3:30 PM: AEP Texas says 95% of the people that lost power during the ice storm in Alpine now have it back. The company said Monday morning the number of outages with its … Continue reading

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Saturday Update: Power Outages Across Big Bend

This post has been updated. Details will continue to change today as power is restored to various parts of the region. We will update this page as we receive them. Saturday January 3, 9:30 PM: As repairs continue, AEP Texas reports that number … Continue reading

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