Around 14,000 customers impacted after substations in Tacoma vandalized by burglars

Around 14,000 customers impacted after substations in Tacoma vandalized by burglars

CNN  —  Around 14,000 customers in Puyallup and Graham, Washington, were impacted Sunday after burglars vandalized three power substations belonging to Tacoma Public Utilities and Puget Sound Energy, police said. No suspects are in custody at this time, the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department added in a statement Sunday. The sheriff’s department said their agency first … Read more

Convicted killer receives 18 months probation for pair of Vancouver bank window-smashing sprees – BC

Convicted killer receives 18 months probation for pair of Vancouver bank window-smashing sprees – BC

A convicted killer from Alberta has been sentenced to 18 months probation in connection with a pair of downtown Vancouver bank vandalism sprees. Court records indicate Curtis George McCallum, 48, pleaded guilty in Downtown Community Court on Dec. 12 to two counts of mischief to property over $5,000. 1:00 Alleged bank window vandal caught twice … Read more

Calgary tunnel mural that deterred graffiti for 5 years has been removed

Calgary tunnel mural that deterred graffiti for 5 years has been removed

The pedestrian tunnel under 14 Street by Confederation Park in northwest Calgary used to be illuminated by a colourful mural. It’s now regressed to the original dull grey. The only colours in the tunnel on Monday were from sparks as city crews removed the last remnants of the art that was painted five years ago. … Read more

North Carolina power outages could last days after shootings

North Carolina power outages could last days after shootings

CARTHAGE, N.C. (AP) — Two power substations in a North Carolina county were struck by gunfire in what is being investigated as a criminal act, causing damage that could take days to repair and leaving tens of thousands of people without electricity, authorities said. In response to ongoing outages, which began just after 7 p.m. … Read more

Power outage Moore County: Intentional vandalism knocked out multiple substations, leaving 38,000 people without power

Power outage Moore County: Intentional vandalism knocked out multiple substations, leaving 38,000 people without power

Sunday, December 4, 2022 3:33PM MOORE COUNTY, N.C. (WTVD) — Acts of intentional vandalism caused ten of thousands of people in Moore County to sleep Saturday night without power. Moore County Sheriff’s Office said the outages began just after 7 p.m. because of damaged caused at multiple substations in the county. Sheriff Ronnie Fields said … Read more

Banksy artwork appears in Ukraine

Banksy artwork appears in Ukraine

Banksy artwork appears in Ukraine – CBS News Watch CBS News Several works by graffiti artist Banksy have turned up on damaged buildings in one town. One mural depicts a defiant young gymnast performing a handstand on top of the rubble. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and … Read more

Banksy artwork appears in Ukraine – CBS Evening News

Banksy artwork appears in Ukraine – CBS Evening News

Banksy artwork appears in Ukraine  CBS Evening News Banksy unveils mural in Ukrainian town liberated from Russians  CNN Banksy showcases new art in war-ravaged Ukrainian city  Global News Banksy Debuts New Mural in Destroyed Ukraine Village  The Daily Beast View Full Coverage on Google News

$32,000 Sculpture Stolen from Downtown Sioux Falls SculptureWalk

$32,000 Sculpture Stolen from Downtown Sioux Falls SculptureWalk

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Dakota News Now) – A sculpture worth $32,000 has been stolen from downtown Sioux Falls. The bronze piece, called “Day’s Catch,” sat at 11th and Phillips as part of the Sioux Falls SculptureWalk. It depicts a girl with a fishing pole. Police spokesperson Sam Clemens said that someone with the SculptureWalk organization … Read more