Mapping legend Ron Teten retires

Ron Teten is a real legend. For the past 19 years, Teten has led Dawson PPD into the world of intelligent, digital mapping. His next destination? Retirement. “It’s been a good learning experience at Dawson PPD,” Teten said. “I’ve enjoyed... Read More...

A heart to heart with Connie Hird

Relationships are the heart of customer service. And Connie Hird has heart. After 39 years of service, Hird has chosen to retire. Hird was hired as a Consumer Accounting Clerk in 1981 after her father told her about the open... Read More...

Between the lines – 2020: Should we be thankful?

By Gwen Kautz General Manager 308-324-2386 gkautz(at)dawsonpower.com How many of us go about our daily lives, living in a vacuum of sorts? By vacuum, I’m talking about living/working/being in the same routine. Didn’t 2020 disrupt that? What’s there to be... Read More...

4 ways to save energy in the kitchen

1. Cook with smaller appliances A toaster or convection oven uses one-third to one-half as much energy as a full-sized oven, according to the Department of Energy. 2. Unplug appliances that draw phantom energy load Some appliances may draw energy... Read More...

Ghost Towns: A look at the past

Buffalo County Buda Buda holds the distinction of being the oldest town in the county. The town was originally named Kearney. In 1872, the name was changed to Shelby because of its similarity to Kearney Junction, a town five miles... Read More...

Dawson PPD participates in Harvest Safety Tour

  Dawson PPD had the opportunity to participate in NPPD’s Harvest Safety Tour on September 2. The goal of the event was to increase the public’s awareness of safety during the harvest season. The event was held at the Buffalo... Read More...

Renovating your home? Be sure it is up to code.

  With many of us staying in rather than going out, homeowners are looking to renovate their space into a comfortable getaway. Don’t overlook the electrical wiring in your home. Each year, electrical malfunctions account for 35,000 home fires causing... Read More...

Electrical safety tips for hunters

Electrical Safety Tips for Hunters This hunting season, we encourage all members to be aware of electrical equipment and take necessary precautions while hunting. Keep these safety tips in mind as you enjoy the great outdoors. Take notice of posted... Read More...

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