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FEC members experience power outage

Approximately 13,000 members of Flathead Electric Co-op (FEC) experienced a power outage shortly before 2 p.m. today when a problem occurred on a Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) transmission line in the Columbia Heights area. That transmission line feeds nine of FEC’s substations, which impact distribution lines throughout the Canyon area down through Kalispell and the […]

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Youth Tour to Washington, D.C.

Flathead Electric Co-op accepting applications for all-expense-paid Youth Tour to Washington, D.C.   Flathead Electric Cooperative is accepting applications for the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) Youth Tour to Washington, D.C. Two local students will be selected to receive an all-expense-paid trip to join more than 1,500 high-school students from around the country to tour […]

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Scholarship Opportunities

Flathead Electric Co-op partners with state and regional associates to provide scholarship opportunities for area youth Flathead Electric Cooperative is accepting applications now for two scholarship opportunities for the 2019 academic year. Basin Electric Power Cooperative (BEPC) awards one $1,000 scholarship each year to a Flathead Electric member’s child, and the Montana Electric Cooperatives Association […]

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News Release BPA outage

NEWS RELEASE 15 October 2018 Media Contact: Wendy Ostrom Price-Flathead Electric Cooperative-Public Relations Officer – 406-751-1820 Approximately 8,200 members of Flathead Electric Co-op experienced a power outage shortly after 11 a.m. this (Monday) morning when a problem with a relay occurred at the Bonneville Power Administration’s (BPA) Kalispell Substation. BPA was able to rectify the […]

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Planned Power Outage in Libby Area

Flathead Electric Co-op has scheduled a power outage on Hwy 37 in Libby for Tuesday, September 25, from approximately 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. This outage, which is necessary for system maintenance, will impact 73 members in the area east of Canoe Gulch Rd. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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Roundup for Safety grant to benefit Kidsports

A $10,000 Roundup for Safety grant will provide for chain link fencing around the Kidsports athletic complex.  The purpose of the fencing is to prevent the potential for accidents between youngsters, along with their family members and fans, and motor vehicles frequenting the area. Dan Johns, President and founder of Kidsports, says vehicle and pedestrian […]

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Flathead Electric Cooperative hosts largest Red Cross Community Blood Drive in Montana History

Thanks to a lot of help from employees and members at large, Flathead Electric Co-op succeeded in hosting the largest American Red Cross (ARC) Community Blood Drive in Montana history! The Pulse Project (held September 13-14 at the Co-op’s Kalispell headquarters) was an effort to help meet the emergency need for blood going on here […]

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Electric vehicles on display at Flathead Electric Co-op event

[Kalispell Montana] – Electric vehicle (EV) owners, supporters, and all interested members, are invited to attend an event at Flathead Electric Cooperative’s Kalispell headquarters on Tuesday, September 11, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will highlight the benefits, cost-savings and fun provided by electric cars, as part of National Drive Electric Week. Grab […]