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The high winds on Saturday resulted in a lot of downed trees, power lines and other debris, including this tree in the Totem Lake neighborhood of Kirkland. In many locations tree crews had to remove large downed trees and limbs before Puget Sound Energy power restoration work could begin. - Courtesy PSE

Storm knocks out power to 238,000 Puget Sound Energy customers

  • Aug 30, 2015 at 10:51PM

The powerful wind storm that blew down trees, telephone poles and littered local roads with debris also knocked out power to 238,000 residents in western Washington, according to Puget Sound Energy. Approximately 50,000 resident remain without power as of 7 p.m. on Sunday, including approximately 1,500 in Kirkland according to PSE.com.

Bothell Reporter

Storm knocks out power to 238,000 Puget Sound Energy customers | UPDATE

  • Aug 30, 2015 at 10:45PM

The powerful wind storm that blew down trees, telephone poles and littered local roads with debris also knocked out power to 238,000 residents in western Washington, according to Puget Sound Energy.

Redmond Reporter

Fire department extinguishes residential structure blaze; no injuries

  • Aug 30, 2015 at 1:22PM

Multiple Redmond Fire Department (RFD) crews extinguished a residential structure blaze Friday afternoon in the 8100 block of 172nd Avenue Northeast near Nike Park.

Federal Way Mirror

10-year-old Federal Way girl dies when hit by tree branch during windstorm

  • Aug 30, 2015 at 12:12AM

A 10-year-old Federal Way girl died after she was hit by a fallen tree branch during a windstorm.

Bainbridge Island Review

Thousands without power on Bainbridge Island

  • Aug 29, 2015 at 4:32PM

Thousands of homes on Bainbridge Island — many in the Winslow area — were still without electricity Saturday afternoon after a powerful windstorm swept through Puget Sound.

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