Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives
Health care – Heartbeat of┬ácommunities

Health care – Heartbeat of┬ácommunities

Iowa’s electric cooperatives have a long and rich history of supporting the expansion of medical facilities and health care services in Iowa. Here is a look at four recent cooperative-supported projects that secured federal funding for hospital expansion projects.

Be aware of dangers this spring

Be aware of dangers this spring

Spring weather will come our way eventually, and when it does arrive, there are some specific things to look out for regarding electric safety. Remember, you can’t see, smell or hear electricity, so it’s very important to take these precautions seriously.

Monarchs on the rise

Monarchs on the rise

The World Wildlife Fund recently released its 2018-2019 overwintering monarch population report. Adult monarch butterflies covered approximately 15 acres of forest canopy in Mexico, a doubling of last year’s population, and a level not seen in the last 10 years. The report provides hope, say leaders of the Iowa Monarch Conservation Consortium.


Tip of the Week

Energy-Saving | Tip of the Week

Plug into a power strip!

Cut cord clutter by using a power strip and plugging everything into that. Some power strips even come with USB ports.

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Co-op Cooks:
Recipe of the Week

Co-op Cooks: | Recipe of the Week

Chicken Orzo Soup

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Enter the monthly
Editor's Choice Contest

Enter the monthly | Editor's Choice Contest

Win a KitchenAid Stand Mixer!

Just in time for spring baking, the Kitchen Aid® Classic Series 10-speed mixer with tilt-up head is powerful enough for nearly any task or recipe.

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