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October 2, 2012 | 8:24 am

A.M. Splash: Area Nears Record Heat; 12,000 Lose Power in Berkeley; Agency Mulls Beach Fees

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Bay Area temperatures climb near record high (SJ Mercury News) The Bay Area’s Indian Summer warm-up on Monday nearly sizzled the record book. But aside from Kentfield in Marin County, which hit a record 97 degrees for Oct. 1, it was hot — but not record hot — in cities across the region, according to […]

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March 22, 2011 | 12:17 pm

Lights Out in Berkeley

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UPDATE: PG&E restored power to almost 25,000 residents so far. They’re still working on getting the lights on for the last 3,000 folks. Here’s the latest from PG&E: Power has been restored to all but 3,000 customers. Our crew is working as quickly and safely as possible to restore power to the remaining 3,000 customers. […]

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80,000 in N. California Without Power After Storm

March 20, 2011 | 1:49 pm

80,000 in N. California Without Power After Storm

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PG&E says about 80,000 customers are without power from the Oregon border to Central California in the wake of a powerful Pacific storm Saturday night and Sunday morning. (Check the company’s Electrical System Outage Map.) At 1 p.m. Sunday, That total includes about 11,000 customers in Sonoma County (Santa Rosa Press-Democrat: Thousands without power due […]

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