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Pristine preserves

Posted on Jun 26 2024 in Travel

By Natalie Derrickson Summer is in full swing, which means more time spent outside. When it’s time to take a break from the pool, look no further than one of Indiana’s shady, serene, and sacred natural spaces. Indiana boasts a wide variety of nature preserves, each offering unique landscapes and opportunities for outdoor exploration. Here… Continue reading.

Sparkling Independence Day memories

Posted on Jun 25 2024 in Features

We asked readers to submit their favorite Fourth of July memories and traditions throughout the years. Here are some of their responses. Our Fourth of July traditions include celebrating with family, grilling out, making s’mores, and setting off fireworks. We also take plenty of photos and make lots of memories each year.— CHRISTINA HUCKELBERRY, SOUTHEASTERN… Continue reading.

Saving energy in the kitchen

Posted on Jun 25 2024 in Features, Newton County REMC, Southeastern Indiana REMC

Even when it’s blistering hot outside, sometimes you can crave a good hot meal — even when you finally get tired of grilling but loathe the idea of turning on the oven. There are some simple, practical things you can do to reduce the energy load and keep comfortable in your kitchen so you don’t… Continue reading.

Lower the temperature for less with a ceiling fan

Posted on Jun 25 2024 in Features, Newton County REMC, Southeastern Indiana REMC, Steuben County REMC

Did you know that a ceiling fan could allow you to raise the thermostat setting without affecting your comfort? Fans create a wind-chill effect on your skin to make you feel cooler. Raising the temperature and using a fan can help you use less energy running your air conditioner. You may even be able to… Continue reading.

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