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LaGrange County REMC is a member-owned electric cooperative headquartered in LaGrange, Indiana. As a cooperative, LaGrange County REMC follows seven core principles that are universal to cooperatives worldwide. Among those principles is one stressing education, training and information. Indiana Connection, a monthly magazine published especially for Indiana’s electric cooperative members, is one way the REMC informs and educates its members. Indiana Connection is available not only in a print format, but as an electronic publication for those who prefer getting their information on their electronic devices.

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Mark Leu

Grateful for broadband

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Posted on Mar 10, 2022 in LaGrange County REMC

When life gets busy, sometimes it is good to stop and reflect on everything you have accomplished. While our broadband project hasn’t progressed as fast as we had hoped, the past several months have been full of accomplishments and milestones of which we are grateful.  At LaGrange County REMC, we are incredibly appreciative to the… Continue reading.

Caution urged when burning ditches

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Posted on Mar 10, 2022 in LaGrange County REMC

With warming temperatures approaching, residents will be spending more time outside, with a number working on their landscaping. For some in the more rural areas, this includes burning ditches to get rid of weeds and brush.  Unfortunately, if the fire isn’t monitored closely, it results in utility poles being burned and damaged beyond repair. Most… Continue reading.

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Thank you for giving back

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Posted on Mar 10, 2022 in LaGrange County REMC

Do you contribute to Operation Round Up with your bill each month? If you’re part of the nearly 75% of members who do, thank you for starting 2022 off right with your donation, which will support many organizations throughout the year! For those who need a refresher, LaGrange County REMC’s Operation Round Up program allows… Continue reading.

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Apply now for our scholarships

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Posted on Mar 10, 2022 in LaGrange County REMC

Commitment to community is one of the seven principles that LaGrange County REMC was founded upon. One way we support our community is through providing scholarships. Each year, LaGrange County REMC awards three $1,000 scholarships to help area students further their education at an accredited college or trade school of their choice. The only requirements… Continue reading.

Hardened House

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Posted on Feb 26, 2022 in A Co-op Perspective, Boone REMC, Heartland REMC, Jay County REMC, Kankakee Valley REMC, LaGrange County REMC, Marshall County REMC, Miami-Cass REMC, Noble REMC, Steuben County REMC

Noble REMC energy advisor Brian Hawk worked with high school students pouring concrete in a project that taught even him valuable lessons.  Hawk helped the students set forms and pour a basement using insulated concrete forms (ICF). ICF blocks are made from a foam exterior with rebar placed on the inside, which has connective plastic… Continue reading.

Mark Leu

The important lesson of energy efficiency

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Posted on Feb 05, 2022 in LaGrange County REMC

Electronic and mobile devices, TVs, computers and gaming stations have become ubiquitous fixtures in our homes, particularly those with children. Consumer electronics — coupled with the proliferation of smart home appliances, technology and electric vehicles — have slowly but steadily changed our homes and lifestyles.  This ever-connected world is the modern environment in which children… Continue reading.

Welcome to our new employees

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Posted on Feb 05, 2022 in LaGrange County REMC

LaGrange County REMC has welcomed three new employees to the REMC team. All joined the co-op this past November. Kelsey Younce joined the co-op as the human resources/executive assistant in November. She graduated from Western Governors University in July 2020 with a human resources management degree. She spent a year working for the Purdue Extension… Continue reading.

Making power moves

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Posted on Feb 05, 2022 in LaGrange County REMC

Kelly and Edwina Payne, pictured above, recently completed the construction of their Power Moves home on Dallas Lake. The Paynes’ home achieved a score of 45 which makes it 55% more efficient and qualified them to receive additional money on top of their equipment rebates. The couple was able to achieve this number by utilizing… Continue reading.

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