Power outage affects northwest Muncie

Around 1,360 Indiana-Michigan Power customers on Muncie’s northwest side lost electricity Tuesday morning.  A problem at the Wes-Del substation was blamed.  The outage was bound by Wheeling Avenue on the east, roughly McGalliard Road on the south, Delaware County Road 500 North on the north and Morrison Road on the east.

Cleanup efforts continue

The Indiana Department of Transportation continues to work on the interstates, state and U.S. highways.  Spokesman  Will Wingfield says the winds associated with the blizzard hampered their efforts, but things got much better as the winds subsided.  In many cases trucks worked in tandem to plow the snow off the roads. Muncie snow removal efforts […]

Company relocating to Anderson

Anderson is getting another new business.  Connecticut Electric Incorporated is moving its headquarters to the city.  The company manufactures and distributes electrical products for the residential/do it yourself, heating ventilation and air conditioning commercial and retail web sites.  The company will locate its offices in its warehousing operation at the Glazer building on Broadway.  The […]

The snowstorm was a doozy

The National Weather Service says the Muncie area picked up eleven inches of snow during the blizzard.  That’s the third-highest amount of snow since World War Two.  13 inches fell in late November of 1950 and the Blizzard of 1978 dropped huge amounts of snow on the city.