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Power Pole Breaks on Front Street

Downed power pole, Front Street, Nome

High winds from tonight’s storm broke off the top of a power pole on Front Street, taking a transformer with it.

Nome Joint Utility employees and volunteers from the Nome Volunteer Fire and Nome Volunteer Ambulance Departments responded. A portion of Front Street was closed off and there were no reports of injuries.


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  1. In the wake of the storm | KNOM Radio Mission on January 3, 2014 at 10:03 am

    […] through our region in less than a week. While Nome saw some relatively moderate damage, including a downed telephone pole and several power outages, other communities outside of our immediate vicinity, but still well […]