News & Events

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Eastern Iowa REC has been providing affordable, reliable, and safe electrical service to rural customers for decades. Keep up to date with our News & Events here!

The Eastern Iowa REC Current News

The Current News is the official, monthly newsletter and main communications tool for Eastern Iowa REC.  The Current News includes Cooperative news, feature stories on area businesses, information about electrical safety, energy efficiency tips and much more.

You can place classified ads in Current News at no cost, up to 25 words per ad, and only one ad per issue.  Business ads from members cannot be accepted unless the business is served by the Cooperative, or upon payment in advance at 10 cents per word.  Only ads with member's name and account number will be accepted.  Only telephone numbers will be listed unless otherwise requested.

Members are advised to check ads prior to transactions.  Acceptance of advertising by the Current News does not imply endorsement by Eastern Iowa REC of the product or service advertised.  Advertisers are screened by the editor and every effort is made to protect the subscriber, but the Current News and Eastern Iowa REC are not responsible for the performance of the product or service advertised.

Send your Market Place ads to market.place@easterniowa.com.

2019 Market Place ad deadlines: Jan. 4, Feb. 1, Mar. 1, Apr. 5, May 10, June 7, July 5, Aug. 2, Sept. 6, Oct. 4, Nov. 1, Dec. 6.

2019 Current News publication dates: Jan. 16, Feb. 13, Mar. 13, Apr. 17, May 22, June 19, July 17, Aug. 14, Sept. 18, Oct. 16, Nov. 13, Dec. 18.

 2019 Issues                                                    2018 Issues                                         
January, 2019                                                  January 2018                                      
February, 2019                                                February, 2018                                    
March, 2019                                                    March 2018                                         
April, 2019                                                       April 2018                                            
May, 2019                                                        May 2018                                            
June, 2019                                                       June 2018                                           
July, 2019                                                        July 2018                                            
August, 2019                                                   August 2018                                        
September, 2019                                             September 2018                                
October, 2019                                                  October 2018                                     
November, 2019                                              November 2018                                 
December, 2019                                              December 2018                                 
News & Events

Phone Scam Targets Cooperative Members

January 28, 2019
Phone Scam Targets Cooperative Members

2019 Youth Tour material now available

January 2, 2019
Win an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C.

2019 scholarship material now available

January 2, 2019
$20,000 in Cooperative scholarships available in 2019

Director nomination paperwork available now

January 2, 2019
Director nomination paperwork available now

New marketing campaign promotes energy efficiency

November 29, 2018
New marketing campaign promotes energy efficiency

Meter replacement program to start soon

October 31, 2018
Meter replacement program to start soon

SmartHub now available for Cooperative members

April 13, 2018
SmartHub Portal Now Available

facility charge explained

January 19, 2017
Facility Charge: What is it and what does it pay for?

new look to energy bills

January 11, 2017
New rate structure leads to slightly new look to energy bills

grain bin safety

June 25, 2018
Keep safety code in mind when making grain bin plans