NEWS AND EVENTS

A Heating Season for the Records

A Heating Season for the Records

2018 came in like a lion as Mother Nature hit hard and fast, sending much of the country into an early deep freeze and causing many propane retailers to raise their prices as they scrambled for supply. This heating season has been one for our record books, and we’re...

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Test Drive Home Automation

Test Drive Home Automation

I remember the day I got my first smart phone. As the information technology folks explained the capabilities and integrated it with my computer, I realized I essentially would carry a portable computer in my pocket. I suddenly had access to voice navigation,...

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Federal Tax Changes And Your Bill

Federal Tax Changes And Your Bill

Will federal tax changes impact your MEC bill? Many investor-owned electric utilities (IOUs) across the country, including several right here in Michigan, are announcing utility price reductions as a result of the Federal Tax Reform package passed at the end of 2017....

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Scholarship Applications Available

Scholarship Applications Available

Midwest Energy & Communications (MEC) is now accepting applications for the 2018 scholarship program. High school seniors whose families receive monthly service from MEC at their primary residence are invited to apply for one of the four $1000 college...

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MICHIGAN CO-OPS INSPIRE TOMORROW’S LEADERS

High-school sophomores and juniors from the Midwest Energy & Communications (MEC) service area are invited to apply for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to tour Washington, D.C. as part of this summer’s National Rural Electric Cooperative Association Youth Tour, June...

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DINING & DIALOG ABOUT YOUR COOPERATIVE

DINING & DIALOG ABOUT YOUR COOPERATIVE

2017 was a transformational year in the life of your cooperative, and we’re not slowing down. We have some big plans in place to continue improving your service experience, while also bringing great new options, such as: Construction of a community solar array on...

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FIBER INTERNET CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: DEC. 2017

FIBER INTERNET CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: DEC. 2017

As we close the chapter on 2017, here is an update on our fiber project. We know some of you have been waiting for what feels like forever, but we are over half-way done. In fact, we’re about to enter year four of five. This project covers hundreds of miles of...

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A Thanksgiving Meal to Honor our Vets

A Thanksgiving Meal to Honor our Vets

We have partnered with the Cassopolis VFW’s Ladies Auxiliary #10704 to serve a free Thanksgiving meal to local vets, their families and friends on Wednesday, Nov. 15 from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. The meal will be served at the VFW, 131 S. Broadway St., Cassopolis. “We...

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