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Product Recalls — November

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Posted on Oct 25, 2018 in Product Recalls

As a service to our readers and to promote electrical safety, here are some recent recall notices provided by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. Visit www.cpsc.gov/en/recalls for full details of these recalls and for notices of many more.   1. IKEA ceiling lamps pose impact and laceration hazards   IKEA has recalled its CALYPSO ceiling… Continue reading.

Pick of the litter

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Posted on Oct 25, 2018 in Profile

When Mike Bridavsky rescued a tiny kitten from a tool shed in rural Indiana seven years ago, he had no idea this runt of a feral litter would become one of the “most famous cats on the planet.” But Lil BUB’s wide-eyed face, with her trademark stuck-out tongue, is a feline phenomenon. She has been… Continue reading.

We’re thankful for your membership

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Posted on Oct 25, 2018 in Marshall County REMC

In the spirit of William Arthur Ward’s quote shown to the right, Marshall County REMC expresses gratitude for your membership in our electric cooperative. Because of your connection to Marshall County REMC, we are able to make our community a better place. We share updates in Electric Consumer so that all of our consumer-members have… Continue reading.

Marshall County REMC welcomes new employee

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Posted on Oct 25, 2018 in Marshall County REMC

Devin Edwards is the new technology manager at Marshall County REMC. Edwards will be responsible for maintaining all computer workstations and associated software within the cooperative. In addition to troubleshooting, he will also handle basic IT maintenance of servers and workstations. Edwards is married to Melissa and has one step-son, Hayden, and one daughter, Jocelyn…. Continue reading.

Lineman teaches importance of electrical safety at Ag Day

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Posted on Oct 25, 2018 in Marshall County REMC

The annual Marshall County Ag Day was held Thursday, Sept. 13, for area third graders at Centennial Park in Plymouth. Children learned about the value of agriculture in our community. Presenter topics included bees/pollination, electric safety, sheep, goats, dairy, beef, conservation of natural resources, crop production, farm safety and draft horses. Journeyman Lineman Doug MacLain… Continue reading.

Product Picks — November

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Posted on Oct 25, 2018 in Product Picks

With the holidays approaching, most of us log extra kitchen time. Family dinners, special gatherings, a bounty of baking — every day’s a food festival. Here are a few tools that may make your holidays a little brighter.   by JAYNE CANNON Smoother Operator Call it culinary disaster aid.The KitchenAid 2-Speed Hand Blender comes to the rescue when sauces and soups need smoothing and gravies need de-lumping. It’s… Continue reading.

Serving our members

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Posted on Oct 25, 2018 in Harrison REMC

As the holidays quickly approach and we begin to plan holiday and family activities, we would like to take the time to express our gratitude to all for your membership in your electric cooperative. We think it is important to share co-op events and developments with you. While our priority is always to provide safe,… Continue reading.

Pictures with Santa

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Posted on Oct 25, 2018 in Harrison REMC

Harrison REMC is offering an opportunity for children to visit with Santa on Wednesday, Dec. 12, from 3:30–6:30 p.m. A photographer will be on hand to capture each child’s time with Santa. A photo of each child will be available at no charge, and parents can also bring a camera to take their own photo…. Continue reading.

Preparing for director elections

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Posted on Oct 25, 2018 in Harrison REMC

Being an electric cooperative member offers a unique opportunity to be a part of the decision-making process in the business. Because Harrison REMC is a cooperative, it is owned by its members. That means members are responsible for electing other members to take the leadership positions on the board of directors to help shape business… Continue reading.

REMC Electric Assistance Program

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Posted on Oct 25, 2018 in Harrison REMC

The Electric Assistance Program is designed to help REMC members who are 150 percent below the poverty level pay their electric bills in time of need. You can help by sending a donation of any amount to the program. Each member donation will be matched by equal funds from Harrison REMC.* All contributions made to… Continue reading.