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Special Rural Montana Veterans Edition Hot Off the Presses
This month, with Veterans Day taking place every November 11th, the coops published a very cool edition of the Rural Montana magazine featuring veteran employees who work for the electric cooperatives all across the state. Also featured in the magazine are veterans who serve on the boards of Montana…
Big Sky to Bolivia: Montanans Powering a Village
Normally at this time of year, these Montanans are battling subzero temperatures to keep the lights on for us back here in Montana. Now, they're in the opposite of extremes- with high temperatures, high humidity, sunburns, and bodies covered in bug bites- not to mention a long day of hard work.…
Glasgow Native Named MECA CEO
He's the new power behind the folks that do more than keep the lights on for you. Glasgow native Gary Wiens was just named CEO of the Montana Electric Cooperative Association (MECA).
Montana Legislative Guides, App Now Available
You know it's gonna happen. You're going to hear about a bill that you either support or oppose, and you will immediately want to contact your legislator. So, what's their number? What's their email? Check this out from the Montana Electric Cooperatives Association:
The Sage Grouse Shakedown: 'This is Bananas!'
"This is bananas. The lack of cell access in this part of the state is a public safety risk and we should be doing everything to promote telecom availability there." That's what Public Service Commissioner Travis Kavulla (R-Great Falls) had to say about this story involving a $1.8 mil…