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Cables for Charging Electronics

  • Posted: 05.23.2019

There are times when a cheap accessory is a good buy. But when it comes to charging electronics, the wrong cable can be an expensive mistake.

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Iowa Cooperatives State Fair Booth Refresh Underway

  • Posted: 05.02.2019

It’s hard to improve on some Iowa State Fair originals – corn dogs, cotton candy, lemonade shake-ups (we all have our favorite stand) – but when it comes to the Touchstone Energy® Cooperatives of Iowa booth located in the Bruce L. Rastetter 4-H Building, some updating was in order.

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NIPCO Celebrates 70th Year at 2019 Annual Meeting

  • Posted: 05.02.2019

A record number of attendees gathered to celebrate NIPCO's 70th Anniversary on April 2, 2019. This year’s theme, “RE: Member” was a play on words, so chosen to honor the cooperative’s history and to celebrate NIPCO’s 70-year mission of service its members. The 2019 Annual Meeting provided highlights from 2018 and previewed cooperative operations for 2019 and beyond.

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NIPCO Announces 2019 Scholarship Awards

  • Posted: 05.01.2019

Five students have received scholarships from NIPCO and Basin Electric Power Cooperative for the 2019/2020 academic year. Scholarships are awarded based on academic performance, student activity, volunteerism, and character.

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It's Tick Time

  • Posted: 04.22.2019

Unfortunately, ticks are out and searching for human and animal hosts this time of year. Find the latest on diseases spread by ticks, how to remove ticks safely and how to avoid them in the first place.

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Window Labels Explained

  • Posted: 04.22.2019

When you buy new windows, the label provides important details that can help you choose the best option for your home.