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A look at winter’s second half

Forecasters expect above average precipitation in February and March, but not enough to ease the area's drought conditions.

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The Wire’s top stories of 2022

The top 10 stories on The Wire last year include reaching an important Power with Purpose milestone, working to address the growing power needs in our communities, responding to soaring interest in residential solar, and watching an employee float his way to a Guinness World Record – in a pumpkin.

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How to protect yourself from wind chills

If you have to go outside when wind chills turn dangerous, follow these tips and guidelines to stay safe.

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Winter forecast is a bit of a mystery

This winter's weather is difficult to predict, forecasters say. “Sometimes forecasting is like shooting fish in the barrel. This winter season is not one of those times."

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OPPD mutual aid crews return to Nebraska

Hurricane Ian caused catastrophic damage in Florida. Mutual aid crews from OPPD were set to work near Orlando to help restore power.

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Are you prepared for severe weather?

March 21-25 is Severe Weather Awareness Week in Nebraska. These tips can help you stay safe when severe weather strikes.

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