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Your month-by-month gardening to-do list

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Posted on Feb 11, 2021 in Backyard

Need a handy step-by-step and month-by-month checklist to help your garden grow? Indiana Connection and our gardening expert, B. Rosie Lerner, have created this comprehensive, monthly plan for you to follow. Lerner is a retired Purdue Extension consumer horticulturist and is a consumer of Tipmont REMC.  Download your month-by-month gardening to-do list HERE.

What’s your broadband story?

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Posted on Jan 31, 2021 in Southeastern Indiana REMC

Electric cooperatives are finding ways to help close the rural digital divide, providing all Hoosiers the same opportunities.  Affordable and reliable quality internet means life-altering improvements for rural Hoosiers in: Modern Health Care, including prompt access to specialists, and expanded monitoring and treatment options. Modern Education options so rural students can use technology previously available… Continue reading.

Be a community servant

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Posted on Jan 31, 2021 in Noble REMC

Each opportunity to give of our time and our knowledge is an opportunity to enact change and better our community. One such opportunity is serving on Noble REMC’s board of directors. You may question how you can contribute to an electric cooperative board: “I don’t know anything about electricity!” We’re not looking for electrical expertise… Continue reading.

Apply for an EnviroWatts grant

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Posted on Jan 31, 2021 in Noble REMC

It’s not an easy task to take on by yourself – helping to improve the environment. Let Noble REMC and our members help. Each year, we provide grants from our EnviroWatts program to benefit nonprofit service organizations working to improve the environment locally. Is your organization cleaning up a local river or lake? Are you… Continue reading.

Youth opportunities now available

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Posted on Jan 31, 2021 in Noble REMC

Cooperative Calendar of Student Art Contest Public, private or home-schooled students in kindergarten through 12th grade during the 2020-21 school year are encouraged to enter their best artwork for this contest, which will showcase the best submissions from each grade level in the 2022 Cooperative Calendar of Student Art.  A first-place artist will be selected… Continue reading.

Your hometown headquarters

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Posted on Jan 31, 2021 in Noble REMC

In celebrating our 85 years of service to our community in 2021, it’s nice to look back at where we came from – right here in our community. But our current headquarters used to look very different, and is also not the first location we called home. Do you remember? We started on Main Street… Continue reading.

Electric vehicles: The smart choice

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Posted on Jan 31, 2021 in Noble REMC

Electric vehicles (EVs) cost less to operate than gas-powered cars  EV operation can be three to five times cheaper than gasoline and diesel-powered cars, depending on local gasoline and electric rates. EVs are environmentally friendly EVs have no tailpipe emissions. The facility producing your electricity may produce emissions, but electricity from hydro, solar, nuclear or… Continue reading.

Save the date!

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Posted on Jan 31, 2021 in Miami-Cass REMC

Mark your calendar! The 2021 Miami-Cass REMC Annual Meeting will be held virtually on June 17. Stay tuned for more details in Indiana Connection, on our website and on our social media sites!

Energy efficiency tip for your dryer

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Posted on Jan 31, 2021 in Miami-Cass REMC

Use wool or rubber dryer balls in the clothes dryer to reduce drying time and static. Wool dryer balls can also absorb extra moisture. These are an efficient alternative to dryer sheets, which can create buildup on the dryer’s filter and reduce air circulation. If you prefer dryer sheets, scrub the filter once a month… Continue reading.