PG&E: El Dorado County Power Fully Restored, Hundreds More In Foothills Still In The DarkHundreds of Pacific Gas and Electric customers were still without power Monday across three counties within the utility's Sierra Division, while one county has seen power fully restored.
2 PG&E Contractors Fall Repairing Electrical Lines Near ColfaxTwo linemen working to restore power to the Colfax area fell last night, trying to repair electrical lines. Cal Fire tweeted photos last night, saying the incident happened near Rollins Lake, where power is still out for many PG&E customers.
‘A God-Send’: Free Showers, Laundry Service For People Still Without Power In Nevada CountyHunkered down in his truck with his two dogs, Tim has been roughing if for nearly two weeks. The Christmas storm that took out power to thousands is something he says he’s never seen before.
Nevada County Considers Bringing In Truck Showers For Residents As Power Outage ContinuesPG&E is sending alerts to customers that power should be restored by January 11 in the areas hit hardest by the Christmas weekend snowstorm.
PG&E Customer With Stage 4 Cancer Gets Power Back In Foothills After 10 DaysA PG&E customer in Grass Valley with Stage 4 melanoma got his power back Tuesday afternoon after CBS13 visited his home to hear his story.
'This Is My Community': For Many PG&E Linemen, Getting Power Back On In Foothills Is PersonalPG&E says more than 1,200 linemen have been working long hours for weeks straight to restore power to the communities in the area.
'Worst That I've Seen': PG&E Faces Unprecedented Challenges To Get Power Back In FoothillsOne PG&E executive says the damage caused by the recent, record-setting snow storm in the Sierra Foothills is the worst he's seen. The utility says its working with unprecedented challenges to get power back to thousands of customers in the area.
Power Comes Back On Slowly in Parts of Placer County Impacting SeniorsResidents of Colfax are struggling with widespread power outages—especially seniors. Luckily, there are many who are willing to help out.
Nevada County Sees Power Restored To Some, Others Still Wait With No Running WaterPG&E restored power for some on Thursday for the time since a massive snowstorm knocked it out Sunday night.
'Now Is Not the Time': Colfax Officials Ask Snow-Goers To Think Before They TravelMost of Colfax lost power December 26 after record-breaking snow toppled trees, which took down power lines with them. Many residents are still stuck in their homes, however, power was restored for the downtown area Thursday afternoon.
Colfax Mayor Says City Is in 'Dire' Situation Due to Power OutageColfax Mayor Trinity Burruss wants her city to know she's here to help. The recent, record-breaking snow storm in the Sierra has left tens of thousands of PG&E customers without power. For Colfax residents, that's only half the problem.
'Access Is Horrible': PG&E Faces Challenges Getting Power Back To 60,000 Customers In FoothillsTens of thousands of PG&E customers in the Sierra Foothills are waiting for their power to return after a record-breaking winter storm wreaked havoc on trees and power lines in the area.
Major Storm Ramping Up Across CaliforniaWidespread rain, snow forecast for state through Tuesday
Public Safety Power Shutoffs In Effect In Northern CaliforniaPower shutoffs are in effect in some Northern California Counties, in an effort to prevent wildfires.
Public Safety Power Shutoffs To Happen This WeekStrong winds and dry conditions are likely to leave tens of thousands of PG&E customers in the dark.