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A first step will be taken, today, in the Cincinnati Streetcar project. Duke Energy crews will begin moving underground electrical cables at Walnut and Central Parkway, but there’s still no solution to the city’s 17 million dollar funding gap on the project. Recent Stories: Hartwell Residents Mourn for Slain Pizza Store Owner Suspect Arrested in […]

The power is back on for virtually all of the tri-state, after a line of strong storms battered the region. Duke Energy officials say crews were restoring electricity, last night, to the last 600 customers still affected by Wednesday’s storm. Click here to read more. Recent Stories: The Parking War Isn’t Over Yet… Former Hamilton […]

Thousands of Norwood residents remain without power, after a train derailment yesterday. Police say as many as five cars jumped the tracks near Forest and Harris Avenues, taking out a high voltage transmission tower. Duke Energy crews were rerouting power to other transmission lines to restore electricity to the customers. Recent Stories: Bengals Player in […]

Duke Energy customers will be paying more for electricity later this year. The utility and state regulators have agreed on a nearly 3% rate hike. The settlement eliminates a request to charge customers to move utilities for the streetcar project. Click here to read more. Recent Stories: Mayor Mallory: No Seriously, I’m Gonna Lay off […]

Duke Energy customers, in Greater Cincinnati, could pay for the utility’s shares of the streetcar project. Duke has asked the public utilities commission for permission to charge fees, if utilities need to be moved for major government projects. The first of four public hearings on the rate increases, is tonight at the Fairfield Township Administrative […]

Duke Energy has asked state regulators for permission to increase the cost of electricity by 24 percent, and gas rates by 18 percent. The utility says the request would cover the cost of moving the lines for the Cincinnati streetcar project. Click here to read more. Recent Stories: It’s Official: Cincinnati Will Host the 2015 […]

200 duke energy lineman and support personnel are heading out to help Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts. Most will help restore power to thousands of electric customers in Northeast Ohio, while others are heading to New York City. Recent Stories: Norwood Officer Robert Ward To Face Criminal Charges Two Northern Ky. Preschoolers Killed in School Bus […]

People who have flights to the east coast out of the CVG airport are asked to call ahead before heading out. Airport officials say a few eastbound flights were cancelled yesterday, with hurricane sandy approaching. They’re expecting more cancellations today, with service returning to normal by tomorrow. Meanwhile, local utility crews are heading east to […]

News and updates on the tough tenants who endured power outages this past week.

Duke Energy cuts Avondale's power back on after outrage.

Dozens of Avondale tenants still without electricity protest for power.