Update on winter storm outages

Crews from around the state continue to work to restore power to municipal utilities served by the Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority (OMPA), after weekend storms did heavy damage to power lines. As of early Tuesday afternoon, six municipals – Frederick, Geary, Olustee, Manitou, Okeene and Watonga – were still experiencing outages as a result of transmission line issues....

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Storms cause outages across state

Multiple crews from around the state are working to restore power to nine utilities served by the Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority, after ice storms and high winds did widespread damage to power lines over the weekend. Approximately 4,600 customers served by OMPA member utilities remained without power early Monday afternoon, with many of the problems situated in the...

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All Power Restored to the City of Newkirk

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact Jennifer Rogers, OMPA Government Relations Rep. 405.359.2500 DATE: July 16, 2014   All Power Restored to the City of Newkirk   All power was restored to the City of Newkirk at 1524 hours today. The City of Newkirk lost power on Monday, July 14. A total of 15 138 kV (thousand volt) transmission line poles...

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City of Newkirk remains without power

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact Jennifer Rogers, OMPA Government Relations Rep. 405.245.1112 DATE: July 15, 2014   City of Newkirk remains without power The City of Newkirk and its 1,384 customers remain without power. All power can be expected to be restored no later than the afternoon of Wednesday, July 16. On Monday, July 14, a total...

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The City of Newkirk without Power

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact Jennifer Rogers, OMPA Government Relations Rep. 405.359.2500 DATE: July 15, 2014   The City of Newkirk without Power The City of Newkirk and its 1,384 customers remain without power. Yesterday, July 14, a total of 15 138 kV (thousand volt) transmission line poles were knocked down due to high winds....

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All Power Restored to Newkirk

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact Drake Rice, Director of Member Services, 405/340-5047 or Jennifer Roger, Media Specialist, 405/359-2534 All Power Restored to the City of Newkirk   All power has been restored to the City of Newkirk. The City of Newkirk was without power following Wednesday night’s storms that produced 70 mph winds....

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