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Five reasons we love serving you

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Posted on Feb 03, 2022 in Marshall County REMC

February may be the shortest month of the year, but it’s packed with special observances. Besides Presidents Day, Black History Month and Valentine’s Day, there are a host of unofficial “national” days you’ve probably never heard of like National Tater Tot Day (which is celebrated on Feb. 2 each year). All these observances have something… Continue reading.

What’s in store for 2022

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Posted on Jan 08, 2022 in Marshall County REMC

It’s hard to believe my first year as Marshall County CEO has already come to an end. In preparation for the new year, we spent the last several months planning for 2022 and beyond. I want to take this opportunity to give our members a high-level view of what we will be focusing on this… Continue reading.

Good news

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Posted on Nov 04, 2021 in Marshall County REMC

Marshall County REMC understands the importance of expanding broadband development to our members and rural community. To those many homeowners, businesses, farmers, and students who’ve been asking us to provide reliable, high-speed internet to their residences, we have good news to report. Through Marshall County Fiber, our partnership with Rochester Telephone Company, we’re now able… Continue reading.

Celebrating Co-op Month

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Posted on Oct 03, 2021 in Marshall County REMC

Dramatic changes continue to transform all aspects of the energy industry. Interest in renewable energy is at an all-time high, and ultimately consumers want greater control over their energy use and payment methods. The prevalence of smartphone apps and “smart” technology for the home is increasing. Consumers and businesses are showing greater interest in electric… Continue reading.

Connecting with you

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Posted on Jul 30, 2021 in Marshall County REMC

When we say that we live in a “connected” world, most of us think about technology, like our smart phones and other devices and gadgets. But when you’re a member of an electric co-op (that’s you!), there’s so much more to being part of our connected co-op community.  As member of Marshall County REMC, you… Continue reading.

Stay back and stay safe

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Posted on Jul 03, 2021 in Marshall County REMC

Working with electricity can be a dangerous job, especially for lineworkers. In fact, USA Today lists line repairers and installers among the most dangerous jobs in the U.S. That’s why for Marshall County REMC, safety is the number one priority. This is not empty talk. Over time, we have created a culture of putting our… Continue reading.

Marshall County Fiber expanding territory

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Posted on Mar 30, 2021 in Marshall County REMC

Since 1935, Marshall County REMC has provided dependable electricity and quality service to its members.   Today, the rural members of Marshall County REMC are underserved by high-speed internet, much like the co-op’s rural residents were underserved with electricity in the 1930s.   High-speed internet is now recognized across the county as being just as… Continue reading.

Recent projects improve power reliability

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Posted on Mar 05, 2021 in Marshall County REMC

While 2020 was anything but normal, we were able to still complete multiple system improvement and maintenance projects that ultimately mean better power quality and reliability for our members.   Throughout the past year, we have been much more focused on working with members to address problematic trees and right-of-way access. Our electrical system covers… Continue reading.