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One year after the derecho, are the lights any more likely to stay on in a storm?
One year after the derecho that sheared trees in half and left more than 900,000 people sweating in the dark for days, is the area better equipped to bounce back?
A year after the derecho cut 911 service in Fairfax County, Verizon has conducted extensive audits and made a number of changes.
It's almost the one year anniversary of one of D.C.'s most destructive storms. Last June 29, a derecho swept through the area, leaving behind thousands of dollars in damage and hundreds of thousands of residents without power. However, one local brewing company is hoping to relive that storm -- through its beer.
The latest weather alerts, power outage numbers and closings in our area.
A home in West Laurel is a danger to the public after strong winds sent a tree crashing into its roof like an ax.
So you keep hearing about it, but what exactly is this thing called a "derecho"?
Hold on to your hat! Hurricane season is here. So what can you expect this year?
With forecasters predicting an active hurricane season, Pepco's is bracing for the storms. But the company is still battling a public perception based on past storm response problems.
Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments voted Wednesday on a plant aimed at improving Verizon's delivery of 911 emergency phone service and prevent future outages like Northern Virginia experienced during last summer's Derecho.
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