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Oklahoma Electric Cooperative A Glimpse Inside . . .


From the Top ................................................................................................................3 Operation Round Up .................................................................................................4 Storm Safety: When Thunderstorms, Tornadoes Strike .................................5 Peak Power: Spring Cleaning ..................................................................................6 Co-op Business: Larry West retires; Tree Line USA award ..............................7 Energy Effi ciency: The Right Tree in the Right Place ...................................8-9 Safety: Okie811 Recognizes April as Safe Digging Month ..........................10 Youth News: Youth Tour fi nalists ..........................................................................11 Capital Credit Retirements ...............................................................................12-31 Recipes to Live By: Farm Markets' Open ...........................................................32 Classifi ed Ads ........................................................................................................33-39


405-321-2024, FAX 405-217-6900 http://www.okcoop.org OECNews@okcoop.org


Board of Trustees


Rusty Grissom, President Frank Wilson, Vice Pres. Verle Barnes, Sec.-Treas. Jim Martin, Asst. Sec.-Treas. Mike Argo Percy Moreu Ronnie Grover John Jensen Bob Usry


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CEO/Gen. Manager: Max A. Meek Editor: Tory Tedder-Loffl and


Consider this energy-saving and maintenance regimen to keep your refrigerator in shape. Set the refrigerator temperature above 37 degrees. Make sure door seals are in place and snug when closed. And keep outside coils unobstructed and clean; dirty ones could over work the unit's compressor.


Source: Energy.gov


Oklahoma Electric Cooperative News (USPS-865-700) is published monthly by Oklahoma Electric Cooperative, 242 24th Ave. NW, Norman, OK 73069. Subscription rates: $6 per year for non-members, 50¢ per year for members. Periodical postage paid at Norman, OK and additional mailing offi ces. POSTMASTER: Send form 3579 to OEC News, PO Box 1208, Norman, OK 73070.


Hidden Account Number Worth $25


Each month, OEC will pay $25 Congratulations


Helen Wood of Tuttle found her account number on page 8 of March's OEC News and won $275!


The prize is now reset to $25 and a new account number is hidden somewhere in this issue. Good luck.


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to the co-op member who locates his or her hidden account number inside the OEC News that month. (T e hidden account number will be placed at random within the text of each issue and not on the mailing label.) Unclaimed prize money rolls over each month until there is a winner. Remember the contest rules as you


read the OEC News each month: 1. T e Hidden Account Number must be your own.


2. You must advise OEC by phone, mail or in person at the co-op’s offi ce by the 15th of the month. If you fi nd your account


number call the Member Services Department at 217-6726.


On the cover: Journeyman Power Lineman James Jeffries is caught in the glow of the morning sun on a crisp February day. Photo taken by District Lineman Gary Jones.


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