On Air Now

Current Show

Maria Danza   10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

It's The Morning Jam with Maria Danza

Show Info »

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »

Tune in to Listen

1590 AM Coldwater, Michigan 95.5 FM Coldwater, Michigan

Weather

Current Conditions(Coldwater,MI 49036)

More Weather »
46° Feels Like: 41°
Wind: SE 10 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

Mostly Cloudy 60°

Tonight

Showers Late 45°

Tomorrow

AM Rain 60°

Alerts

  • 0 Severe Weather Alerts
  • 0 Cancellations

Consumers Crews Go East To Help Repair Electric Lines

by
Power lines
Power lines

JACKSON, (WKZO) --   West Michigan is sending more help to parts of the country left crippled by Hurricane Sandy, or at least its largest Utility is sending crews east.

Now that the wind has stopped blowing here,  Consumers Energy has sent some of their own line crews east to help in the reconstruction of the electrical grid in the eastern states where millions remain blacked out today,  and may be for another week or two.

Consumer’s spokesman Roger Morgenstern says 30-crews jumped in their trucks, that’s 90 men and women,  and headed east from their Dundee Facility yesterday. He says they all have mutual aid agreements to come to each other’s assistance in a crisis.  If Michigan is ever hit by devastating wind storms, they will and have returned the favor.

Comments