power outages http://kbia.org en Columbia homes regain power http://kbia.org/post/columbia-homes-regain-power <p>The power has come back on for thousands of people in Columbia, allowing many happy residents to return to their warmer homes.</p><p>Joe Statts lives on Bearfield Road. He said after riding around in his truck just to keep warm on Tuesday night, he and his family decided to spend the night at a hotel.</p><p>“We didn’t know when it was going to come back on,” Statts said. “We didn’t want to be spending the night here.”</p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 14:53:05 +0000 Megan Schultz 29634 at http://kbia.org High winds main culprit in power outages at homes, businesses, airport http://kbia.org/post/high-winds-main-culprit-power-outages-homes-businesses-airport <p>There have been numerous power outages in Mid-Missouri today as the area is experiencing a winter storm with high winds. Thu, 20 Dec 2012 17:37:17 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 26216 at http://kbia.org High winds main culprit in power outages at homes, businesses, airport Winter storm causes partial power outages at three Columbia schools http://kbia.org/post/winter-storm-causes-partial-power-outages-three-columbia-schools <p>Columbia Public School district spokesperson Michelle Baumstark says three Columbia schools were experiencing sporadic power outages Thursday morning due to a winter storm in the area. Baumstark says the outages at New Haven elementary school, Parkade elementary school and West Junior High School started around 9:45am Thursday. Thu, 20 Dec 2012 16:27:51 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 26214 at http://kbia.org Winter storm causes partial power outages at three Columbia schools Storms cause outages, damage in St. Louis area http://kbia.org/post/storms-cause-outages-damage-st-louis-area <p>Strong storms are blamed for power outages, hail and lightning damage in Missouri.</p><p> Wed, 26 Sep 2012 23:02:13 +0000 Associated Press 21847 at http://kbia.org Storms cause outages, damage in St. Louis area