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Sparking interest

Sparking interest

Members of the Okanogan County Electric Cooperative line crew – from left, journeyman lineman Jesse Davis, journeyman lineman Chris Zahn, and line foreman Wayne Stevie – demonstrated what can happen when something gets too close to a power line and creates a dangerous electrical arc. The safety demonstration was part of the co-op’s annual meeting...
OCEC members’ annual meeting at the Barn on Monday

OCEC members’ annual meeting at the Barn on Monday

By Ann McCreary
The annual meeting for members of the Okanogan County Electric Cooperative will be held Monday (April 14) at the Barn in Winthrop. Registration opens at 6 p.m. and the meeting begins at 7 p.m The first 100 members to register will receive an energy efficient LED light bulb. The program will...
Co-op unveils new policy for capital credit payouts

Co-op unveils new policy for capital credit payouts

By Ann McCreary
The Okanogan County Electric Cooperative (OCEC) has implemented a new policy for distributing capital credits that allows members who are 80 years or older to request a payout on their outstanding capital credits at a discounted amount. Applications must be received by the OCEC office by April 18. Distribution …

Co-op to distribute $140,000 in capital credit payments

By Ann McCreary Approximately $140,000 will be returned in capital credit payments to members of the Okanogan County Electric Cooperative who had service with the co-op in 1993 and 1994. The co-op board of directors recently approved a higher rate of payment – about twice the amount paid in 2012, when $66,000 was returned to...