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OPPD crews blizzard outage

Remembering Omaha’s ’75 blizzard

January 10 marked the 41st anniversary of the 1975 blizzard that brought Omaha and surrounding areas to a standstill. OPPD employees reflect on the challenges; surprisingly, power outages were not the big problem.

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Snow storm photo

Mike Rosenberger, a unit operator at OPPD’s North Omaha Station took this photo of the plant’s entrance during the Jan. 31-Feb. 1 snow storm.