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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Press Releaes - AT&T Wireless Outage

Burke County 911

Burke County, North Carolina - This morning at 0426 hrs, AT&T reported a Nationwide service impairment in their system, which has caused an outage affecting their subscribers in Burke County and across the country.

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Posted on: December 15, 2023

Duke Energy Prepares for Potential Severe Weather

Burke County Emergency Management

As a powerful storm system tracks towards the Carolinas,
Duke Energy is preparing to respond, should the heavy rainfall and expected gusty winds cause power interruptions.

The storm is expected to hit our state on Sunday and through early Monday.

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