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USDA announces grants to assist Iowa economic development projects.

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

The Winterset Stage benefits with an economic development loan funded through Farmers Electric Cooperative and CIPCO.

USDA continues to make investments resulting in stronger rural communities.

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CIPCO employees are honored in annual recognition events.

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

CIPCO Annual Meeting of the Membership held June 2, 2014.

Lineman across the nation recognized for their 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.

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GRUESOME DISCOVERY Indiana cops ID suspect in murder of at least 7 women 

NUNN TOO PLEASED Dem defies HW Bush with ad using his image 

ON THE EBOLA CLOCK: Dozens get all-clear, others on symptom watch 

CALIPHATE JUSTICE Female police impose ISIS sharia vision on women 

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Annual Business Meeting of Consumers Energy held September 5th.

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

CIPCO Member Systems continue energy efficiency efforts at their cooperatives.

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

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Cooperative line workers keen to test their skills under pressure swarmed to the 17th annual Lineman’s Safety Rodeo sponsored by the Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives to compete–and also to raise the flag in truly co-op fashion. Like a human tree, 20 red-shirted student linemen...

In sub-Saharan Africa, rural electrification is an essential ingredient in economic growth. But its success depends on solid business practices, unwavering political will, community buy-in and other factors. That was the message delivered by Dan Waddle, NRECA International senior vice president, to...

A roadside bomb in Iraq cost Army Ranger Michael Schlitz his hands, one eye, the majority of his skin and every member of his crew. But it couldn’t take away his fighting spirit. Now, thanks in part to the goodwill of a Georgia electric cooperative, Schlitz will have a new base of operations...

Touchstone Energy® took home a pair of awards in the 2014 E Source Utility Ad Awards Contest. In the Best Overall Campaign for Non-Investor-Owned Utility, Touchstone Energy was honored with second place for “The Power of Co-op Membership.” Unveiled in 2013, the ad campaign includes images of real...

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