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endnotes Cooking Up A Safer Holiday


The kitchen is the heart of the home. Sadly, it’s also where two out of every five home fires start. Many home fires occur during what’s supposed to be the happiest time of the year – the holidays. Thanksgiving, Christmas and Christmas Eve hold a tradition of cooking, and safety should always be considered in the kitchen. As we embark on the holiday season, Kiaimichi Electric Cooperative and the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) urge you to use these simple tips to identify and correct potential kitchen hazards:


• Never leave cooking equipment unattended, and always remember to turn off burners if you have to leave the room.





Supervise children closely in the kitchen. Make sure they stay at least three feet away from all cooking appliances.





Prevent potential fires by keeping your stovetop and oven clean and free of grease, dust and spilled food. Remember to clean the exhaust hood and duct over your stove on a regular basis.


• Keep the cooking area around the stove and oven clear of combustibles, such as towels, napkins and potholders.


• To protect from spills and burns, use the back burners and turn the pot handles in, away from reaching hands.





Locate all electrical appliances away from the sink. Plug countertop appliances into ground fault circuit interrupter (GFCI)-protected outlets.


• Keep appliance cords away from hot surfaces like the range or toaster.


• Unplug countertop appliances when not in use, and remember to turn off the oven when you’re finished cooking.


For more safety tips to keep you safe this holiday season, visit www.esfi.org.


■ REAL ESTATE


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buy•sell•trade


Place your free classified ad in the Kiamichi Light Post, and reach rural readers in Pittsburg, Latimer, Leflore and parts of Pushmataha, and Atoka counties. The Buy-Sell-Trade section is a free service to members of Kiamichi Electric Cooperative. Ads may be submitted using the form below, or email your classified ad to Todd Minshall at toddm@kiamichielectrric. org. Be sure to include your telephone number in your ad.


The Kiamichi Electric Light Post is published six time a year. The ad deadline for the January - February issue is January 12, 2014.


KIAMICHI ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE


buy•sell•trade AD SUBMISSION FORM


Check one: ❏ BUY ❏ SELL ❏ TRADE


Your Name ___________________________________________________ Billing Address_________________________________________________ City/State/Zip_________________________________________________ Telephone No._________________________________________________


Check one: ❏ Autos/Pickups/RVs ❏ Livestock ❏ Real Estate


❏ Motorcycles & ATVs


❏ Farm Equipment ❏ Pets


❏ Boats ❏ Miscellaneous


ENERGY EFFICIENCY Tip of the Month


Be merry and bright, but don’t let your holiday lights shine all night. Save money on your electric bill by installing a light timer for your decked out home. It can help lower your electric bill and reduce energy consumption. Use a manual timer plugged into an electrical outlet to automatically turn lights on and off as scheduled.


Source: Department of Energyy


Please print or type your ad below. Use sheet of paper if you prefer. Ads may be edited. ______________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________ __________________________________________


Submit ad by mail, fax, or e-mail to Todd Minshall, KEC Light Post, PO Box 340, Wilburton, OK 74578. Email ad to toddm@kiamichielectric.org, or fax to 918-465-2950/Attention Todd Minshall. Ads are free for co-op members.


Deadline for the January - February issue is January 12.


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