Monday’s storms hammered the Midwest from Iowa to Ohio with straight-line winds from 80 to 100 miles per hour.
Tens of thousands of homes and businesses in the Chicago area were still without power Wednesday morning, more than a day after two severe storms pummeled the region.
This winter moved up another notch on the list of snowiest winters in Chicago overnight, when more than 3 inches fell at O’Hare International Airport, making the total snowfall this winter the third most on record.
Electric utility customers in northwestern Indiana are being warned about scam artists posing as NIPSCO workers.
Customers of the electric utility NIPSCO gave regulators an earful Thursday night over a proposed 7.9 percent rate increase.
An agreement has reportedly been reached aimed at reducing air pollution along the southern shore of Lake Michigan.
A Gary, Ind., family is facing a Christmas with no heat or electricity after a mix-up over utility service.