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Phone Contacts for Media and Power Companies

Here are some contact numbers to report outages, and/or news items:

Power companies:

Craighead Electric - 870 932 8301

Clay County - 870 521 2450

N. Arkansas Electric Coop - 870 895 8217

Entergy - 1 800 9 OUTAGE   (1 800 968 8243)

Paragould - 870 239 7700

MEDIA:

Triple FM (all stations) - 870 933-8800

KAIT - 870 931 8888


 

In addition, the State of Arkansas has announced the establishment of a new call center, open 7 days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., to provide and receive information from citizens impacted by the storm.

The office is requesting individuals from northern Arkansas who have been impacted in their homes by the ice storm to utilize this number. Individuals experiencing these problems should call:

  • Home damage due to storm
  • Accessibility to home prevented due to fallen trees and limbs
  • Frozen water pipes that have burst and left the residence flooded.

The number is 1-888-683-ADEM (1-888-683-2336). If busy, callers are asked to try calling again.

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