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POWER TOOL SAFETY IS IN YOUR HANDS Boone REMC reminds do-it-yourselfers that a small project can turn dangerous if electric power tools are used ca…Read More

Overhead line safety

Whether you’re on the job or working on an outdoor project around your home, you should always be aware of overhead electrical lines. Many workpl…Read More

Electrical safety in your home – baby-proofing done right!

  Whether you’ve recently welcomed your first baby, or already have a full house, it’s vital to keep your home electrically safe for the littl…Read More

School Bus Safety

Educate children on bus safety before they leave for school!    The bus stop can be a dangerous place for children: bullies, speeding cars, and, …Read More

Water Safety

Throughout the dreary winter, you’ve waited to open your pool, bring out the boats and soak up the sun! But before you dive into all the summer f…Read More

Seven community projects receive ORU funding

The Operation Round Up Board awarded $11,645 during the April meeting. The funds were divided among seven projects: • Boone County 4-H Sheep Pro…Read More

Linemen gear up for safety

Each April we celebrate Lineman Appreciation Day to recognize the tough and dangerous job of our operations department. Do you know how they stay s…Read More

Staying informed during outages

Boone REMC uses a powerful tool to aid in power restoration and keep you informed during an outage. Boone REMC’s outage map shows where the outag…Read More

Know how to recognize a scam

Recently, more than 80 utilities and energy industry organizations from across the U.S. and Canada joined forces to recognize the first-ever North…Read More