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Grant to help keep kids safe during bus stops

A $5,000 grant to the Flathead Community Foundation (FCF) will help provide longer stop swing arms on school buses, which have proven to reduce illegal passing of school buses and improve safety for children. The grant will fund swing arms in Kalispell, Whitefish, and Columbia Falls school districts. Applicants say the device might have prevented […]

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FLATHEAD ELECTRIC BOARD OF TRUSTEES VACANCY

With the regrettable passing of Flathead Electric Cooperative (FEC) Trustee for District #2, Emery Smith, the Flathead Electric Board of Trustees is now accepting applications for a District #2 representative to serve until the next annual meeting in 2021, at which time a Trustee from District #2 will be elected by the members. Online applications […]

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FEC Scholarship recipients announced

  Flathead Electric Cooperative (FEC) is pleased to announce its 2020 Scholarship Program recipients. They recognize these students for their dedication, and hope this support helps them meet their educational goals. A total of $105,000 has been awarded this year to the following students in our service territory: Megan Andersen (Glacier HS) Maria Bay (Flathead HS) Chantelle […]

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Energy Scams ongoing during COVID-19

Flathead Electric Cooperative (FEC) wants to advise the public that some members have received fraudulent phone calls threatening to cut their power off. The imposters ask the consumers to provide credit card or other financial account information and personally identifiable information over the phone. One angle of this scam is to say the consumer owes on his or her account and will have service shut off unless payment information […]

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Flathead Electric Co-op announces election results

Meeting in regular session April 22, the Board of Trustees for Flathead Electric Co-op announced election results. Ballots were due to the independent election processing company Survey & Ballot Systems (SBS) by April 9, 2020. Flathead Electric received certification from SBS that a total of 6,973 ballots were received. Three seats on the Flathead Electric […]

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FEC Guest Column – Daily Inter Lake newspaper April 20, 2020 Page A3

PLEASE STAY CONNECTED  TO YOUR CO-OP It is very unfortunate that this COVID-19 pandemic has caused financial challenges for so many people in our community. We have not witnessed times this tough since people were struggling to come out of the most recent recession. Because of these financial challenges, I want to remind Co-op members who are having trouble paying their electric bills about the importance of keeping in touch with […]