winter

Thousands of Texans still without water

HOUSTON, Texas (KPRC/NBC News) Nearly two weeks after historic freezing temperatures knocked out electricity and burst pipes, many residents of Houston, Texas are still without running water. In a press conference on Sunday, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner said he believes the number …

Slow recovery begins in Texas

(NBC News)  Texas is slowly warming, with temperatures climbing above freezing for the first time in a week in many parts of the state. Still, the damage done by the winter storm that nearly collapsed the state’s power grid remains. “We have …

Texas governor gives winter storm update

AUSTIN, Texas (KXAN/NBC) – Texas Governor Greg Abbott gave an update on the state’s response to mass power failures during the severe bout of winter weather. While the initial winter storm starts to move out of the state, the governor said Wednesday …

Texas power outages continue

DALLAS, Texas (KXAS/NBC) – Many Texans are still dealing with power issues following a winter storm and continuing frigid temperatures throughout the state. ERCOT, which runs the state’s electricity grid, said power companies are still trying to restore dozens of generating plants …

Winter weather turns deadly

(NBC News) The massive winter storm that has gripped much of the nation over the last several days is now being blamed for at least 28 deaths in seven states. Millions are without power amid record low temperatures. The frigid weather has …

Winter storm pummels Enchanted Forest theme park

TURNER, Ore. – The latest ice storm is yet another setback for a popular theme park just south of Salem. Enchanted Forest officials shared photos of the damage on Facebook Monday. The park has been struggling financially because of the pandemic. Officials …

Millions across the U.S. cope with bitter cold

(NBC News) Heavy snow and frigid temperatures continue to grip much of the nation. Weather advisories stretch from the Northeast to the Southwest. More than ten deaths have been blamed on the weather, and millions of people have been forced to endure …