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Two USDA Rural Economic Development Loans will assist with major renovation of the Knoxville Hospital & Clinics.

USDA Rural Economic Development Loans closed on Clarke County Hospital expansion project.

USDA announces grants to assist Iowa economic development projects.

Completion of a 20,000 square foot expansion unveiled at Precision Pulley & Idler in Lenox.

CIPCO News  View All

Momentum is Building conference held February 12-13, 2015.

This scholarship program demonstrates a strong commitment to community.

Fitch affirms CIPCO's senior secured rating at A; with stable outlook.

CIPCO receives visit from Acting Administrator of USDA's Rural Utilities Service.

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Iowa's Touchstone Energy® Cooperatives educate Iowa State Fair goers on energy efficiency.

This annual reception allows directors, managers and staff of electric cooperatives across the state to meet with legislators.

Cooperative leaders take part in Legislative Fall Fly-In.

Energy efficiency ideas shown at the 4-H Exhibit Building during the Iowa State Fair.

National News  View All

DAMN THE WARNINGS Despite concerns about Iran deal, Kerry plows ahead as deadline looms 

OUTREACH PROGRAM US deal to teach Mexican immigrants how to unionize 

NSA GATE SHOOTING Sources: Pair may have been partying, on drugs 

BREAK IN THE CASE Cops: Missing coed went into river after leaving bar 

Local/Member News  View All

Eastern Iowa Light & Power Cooperative hosts its annual meeting of the members.

Annual Business Meeting of Consumers Energy held September 5th.

CIPCO Member Systems continue energy efficiency efforts at their cooperatives.

Maquoketa Valley Electric Cooperative recognized at Rural Smart Grid Summit held in San Diego.

Industry News  View All

Wally Beyer, who championed rural electric cooperatives in North Dakota as an engineer and co-op CEO, and later helped guide rural economic development as Rural Utilities Service administrator, died March 27. He was 84. Beyer was nominated by President Clinton to lead the RUS in 1993. After a late...

You might be surprised if headquarters said to drive your bucket truck to the woods to help rescue a pair of paratroopers. But to Lumbee River EMC veterans Derek Owens and George Huggins, it’s old hat. “Normally, when I get that call, it’s ‘here we go again,’” said Owens, coordinator of contract...

When middle school science teacher Jamie Mosley flipped on a light switch, she never thought twice about what happened on the other side of the wall. But after spending five weeks working alongside lineworkers, engineers and others at Surry-Yadkin EMC Mosley gained a deeper appreciation for the...

Some parts of Co-op Nation require a passport to visit—such as Costa Rica, where NRECA International helped get two electric cooperatives started half a century ago. In 1965, the co-ops barely had 600 members combined. Today, that number is well past 144,000. To mark their 50th birthdays and...

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