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During the winter months, a roaring fire can keep you warm when you’re sitting directly in front of the fireplace. Unfortunately, your fireplace probably is letting much of your home's heated air go up the chimney.


Several electric cooperatives in the Midwest have reported incidents of phone scams targeting their members. Many of these scams involve calls to members threatening immediate disconnection unless payment is made over the phone.


It’s easy to get caught up in the hectic pace of holiday entertaining, with cookies to bake, decorations to hang and presents to wrap. But don’t overlook family safety during the rush.

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Energy-Saving Tip of the Week

Seal air leaks in your manufactured home

Following these tips can have a dramatic effect on monthly energy bills!


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