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See you at our annual meeting Rate increase Happy Easter National Lineman Appreciation Day Home seminar: April 26 and 27 Your fridge needs a retirement plan Working for you: Ruth Ann Graves Potato Puffs Skillet Apple Pie Plan before you plant: Be sure to call 8-1-1 Catch our ‘Web Gems’ A Hoosier at Heart Every Underdog has His Day The Day Moose wore Polyester PJs Old Man Riverfront Fowl Ball Down to the River Our Grand Old Game 2016: a year of milestones Grateful for opportunity OurSolar subscriptions popular among members Director Singleton retires Directors to be elected at the KVREMC Annual Meeting Spring into safety on the farm Thank a lineworker Final call for director petitions Lives on the line Stay alert You have the power Thunderstorm safety tips from the American Red Cross You’re invited to a geothermal open house Save with a switch Lives on the line Plugged into you: Mark your calendar for Kankakee Valley REMC’s annual meeting Orange County REMC taps into power of the sun REMC lineman helps power developing region of Guatemala Lives on the line Local groups receive Operation Round Up grants Lives on the line Commitment to safety results in zero lost time Upcoming co-op events Recycle at the REMC this Earth Day Your board of directors invites you to the annual meeting in April 2017 director elections Lineman Appreciation Day is April 10 Highlights of Feb. 22 board meeting A day to celebrate Leading the way Maintaining facilities is not a trespass Bill payment caution Ravenous rodent raises electric bill Honoring safety and service Kale Salad Save energy with landscaping Bacon/Chicken Salad Inspiring women Yard of the month Lucky charm Leafy greens: Which vegetable do you need to add to your diet? Mild winter brings up bulbs


2017 Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative trustee candidates Co-op employees receive promotions Join us for our 80th annual members’ meeting The power behind your power Plant the right tree in the right place A solid investment in your electric co-op Director petitions available at REMC office Join us for our annual meeting on April 4 Cooperatives vote Supporting our local community Easy steps to greater efficiency Lineman graduates from apprenticeship program Nominating committee meets for annual meeting More than just a meeting Join us April 18 for the annual meeting The power of Operation Round Up News briefs Highlights of Jan. 25 board meeting Local groups receive Operation Round Up grants Always be in Beta — 2017 When the water rises, make sure the power is off! Get ready for everyday savings! You’re invited to Harrison REMC’s annual meeting Apply for a scholarship New meter reading pilot program for 2017 Who is Freshwater Fred? Spring clean your appliances Making it big with the ‘Maxville Monthly’ State steps up to STEM challenges Coming Home Plan before you plant Practice electrical safety during a winter storm Save the date for your annual meeting! Apply for youth programs BCREMC announces incentives What is the ‘Monthly Service Fee?’ After three decades, Knox hangs up his hard hat Director petitions available for interested candidates Operation Round Up fourth quarter grants awarded Daylon Ulrich joins Steuben County REMC Natural sweets for the sweet Air-squirrel at the birdfeeder Thank your mail carrier with a homemade card! Biscuit Calzones Make your office work for you Spaghetti Pizza Pie Can energy apps save money?


Service: the heart of our community Small change, big impact Energy saving tips for every season Don’t miss out on these youth opportunities! Tree trimming underway Hoosier Energy’s education center providing community value for more than 20 years Build it right the first time Gone Home: Revival at Lick Creek Myths & Mistruths Footsteps to Freedom Mylar balloons: No Valentine for power lines! Apply for youth programs Savings for all seasons Capital credit corner Don’t miss your annual meeting Elections to occur at DMREMC meeting Operation Round Up grants awarded Apply for youth programs by Feb. 17 Some things don’t get better with age… Upgrade business lighting to lower expenses We are almost there… Deadline approaching for 2017 director nominations Apply for 2017 youth programs HCREMC offers new scholarship program Enjoy sweet savings with your Co-op Connections Card! The value of electric cooperatives Board of directors: nominations and voting process Nearly $17,500 in grants awarded Highlights of Dec. 28 board meeting 2017 residential rebate program Teens face electrical hazards in daily rush Linemen retire after combined 62 years New operational substation Employee news A 2017 preview Is your information up to date? Opportunities for youth Teenagers face electrical hazards in daily rush Don’t miss youth program deadlines Benedict retires after 19 years of service Tree trimming for 2017 What you’re missing at the annual meeting Trustee Sorg to retire after 15 years of service Saying goodbye to our old friends Apply for the Indiana Youth Tour to Washington, D.C. Powering the co-op community one ray at a time Taking the helm Conquer the cold A River ~ not so far away Remodel your kitchen for efficiency ‘Don’t shoot your iMac out’ Butterfly milkweed named 2017 Perennial of the Year Don’t let your air filter become a ‘dust bowl’ Happy Snowman Super Easy Pork Chops Doughnut Day: a family tradition Kool-Aid Pie



Help us sell you less! Eddie Joe’s Icehouse brings the heat in West Point Not enough batts in your belfry? Know what’s below: Dial 811 before you dig Lineman featured in United Way campaign LED bulb flickering Final free LED bulb giveaway Safety on the farm Why we celebrate cooperatives Valuing co-op careers Check it out: Protect your home with an electrical inspection Don’t be fooled by common energy myths Support REMC’s Community Day and receive free LED lightbulbs! Landfills: An important renewable energy source Carve a Willie Wiredhand pumpkin Help us help you Electrical safety lessons for kids Show your Co-op Connections Card and save! Time is running out Highlights of Aug. 31 board meeting Celebrating the unique qualities of cooperatives Check it out: Protect your home with an electrical inspection REMC awards Operation Round Up grants Are you spooked by high energy bills? Apply for youth programs What to do if your car touches an electric line Celebrate National Cooperative Month with Harrison REMC Race for the Senate October: Lewis & Clark teamed up in Indiana! Chocolate Pistachio Thumbprints Nutty Coconut Granola Peanut Clusters Board district boundaries change Early pumpkins may need temporary storage Generation Z and 9/11’s silver linings Send a big hug! How can we serve you better? Apply for the Youth Power and Hope Awards! Employee spotlight Fall ETS Service Special How electricity is generated from landfill methane Annual meeting attendance increases by 50 percent Capital credits: your piece of the pie LED bulb giveaway Trivia nights: a fun way to show what you know Tipmont REMC awards nearly $17,000 in grants to nonprofits Pole testing at Layton substation September: Spitz blitzed Munich Help us help you You filled more than 250 backpacks! KVREMC to sponsor Harvest Contest Sept. 23 Insulate your attic and reap the energy savings Stepping up for Flight 93 Give crews some room A look back on 9/11 A Day of Thanksgiving Take a hike Tomorrow’s breakfast served today Is geothermal right for you? Ask Rosie