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News Puerto Rico » Vieques: Months after Maria, Puerto Rican patients must travel 12 hours for dialysis

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/travel/article/puerto-rican-patients-must-travel-12-hours-for-dialysis/ar-AAw0sgi
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

More than six months after the storm, Garcia and 13 other Vieques residents must still board a plane three days a week for kidney dialysis on Puerto Rico's main island. Hurricane Maria totaled Vieques' hospital, which housed the island's only dialysis clinic.

News Puerto Rico » Vieques: Tourism in Puerto Rico unfazed by blackout

News channel or source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/tourism-puerto-rico-unfazed-blackout-144200033.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Puerto Rico has dealt with smaller outages in the past ... Airports in Ponce, Aguadilla, Ceiba, Culebra & Vieques are also back up and running. Hurricane Maria recovery efforts continue on the island, especially in rural areas, but tourists have helped ...

News Puerto Rico » Vieques: Puerto Rico hit by island-wide power blackout

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-puertorico-utilities-blackout/puerto-rico-hit-by-island-wide-power-blackout-idUSKBN1HP2QW
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Puerto Rico’s smaller islands of Culebra and Vieques, as well as a pair of microgrids on the main island, were unaffected. PREPA has struggled to escape the headlines since Hurricane Maria wiped out power to all of Puerto Rico last Sept. 20. Maria ...

News Puerto Rico » Vieques: Islandwide blackout hits Puerto Rico nearly seven months after Hurricane Maria

News channel or source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/island-wide-blackout-hits-puerto-rico-nearly-seven-months-after-n867031
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

The islands of Vieques and Culebra never lost electrical power. The company said in an earlier post that it was prioritizing re-establishing power to hospitals, the Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport, pumping systems for the Puerto Rico Aqueducts and ...

News Puerto Rico » Vieques: 7 Months After Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico Suffered Another Islandwide Blackout

News channel or source: http://hiphopwired.com/750251/contractor-causes-islandwide-blackout-in-puerto-rico750251/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

The island of Puerto Rico just can’t seem to catch a break ... AEE Informa: Ya con energía clientes de Maunabo, Naguabo, Mayagüez, Arecibo, Toa Baja. Vieques y Culebra mantuvieron siempre el servicio de energía eléctrica. CC1 As of right now ...

News Puerto Rico » Vieques: How is health care in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria? No one knows.

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/posteverything/wp/2018/04/18/how-is-health-care-in-puerto-rico-after-hurricane-maria-no-one-knows/
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Puerto Rico’s health infrastructure is glued together by private ... told me that there still is no functional dialysis center in Vieques, where residents suspect that poor health outcomes are linked to toxic substances deposited by the U.S. Navy in ...

News Puerto Rico » Vieques: Power Is Back On In Puerto Rico After The Island's Worst Outage Since Hurricane Maria

News channel or source: https://www.buzzfeed.com/amberjamieson/puerto-rico-power-electricity-blackout
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Two islands off Puerto Rico's mainland, Vieques and Culebra, still had power Wednesday, as did two other small communities in Arecibo and Naguabo that use micro power grids.

News Puerto Rico » Vieques: US scrutinizes power restoration efforts in Puerto Rico

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/us-scrutinizes-power-restoration-efforts-puerto-rico-54402422
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

Nearly 900 of the more than 2,000 generators installed in Puerto Rico are still in operation as well as four of 10 micro grids, including one commissioned Tuesday in the nearby island of Vieques, said Ray Alexander, director of contingency operations and ...

News Puerto Rico » Vieques: Puerto Rico Is Hit by a Total Blackout

News channel or source: https://www.citylab.com/equity/2018/04/puerto-rico-is-hit-by-a-total-blackout/558380/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Puerto Rico is again in the dark: The island is experiencing a complete ... The entire island is affected, with the exception of Vieques and Culebra, two smaller islands off the east coast that are not connected to the main grid. Authorities are now ...