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2019 Annual Meeting entertainment, prizes and details

Dawson Hollow band from Missouri

Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative invites you to our 80th Annual Meeting of Membership to be held Friday, May 3rd at the West Plains Civic Center. Back by popular demand will be a live music concert featuring Dawson Hollow.

Avoid contact with electrical transformers

Click to view this infographic with tips for staying safe around pad-mount transformer boxes, and be sure to share this information with children. Don't assume your kids will know to avoid this equipment; teach them to play safely.

Storm season is upon us; be prepared with a weather radio

Severe storms can happen at any time during the year, but are most common during the months of March through July. According to the National Weather Service, Missouri ranks 10th in the United States among states where tornadoes are common. Missouri will average around 45 tornadoes annually.

Clearing the way to more reliable electricity

When you see crews clearing brush and overgrown trees from near the electrical poles and lines, know that we are doing it to be able to provide you with minimal service interruptions and more reliable electricity.

Storm outage report

Approximately 950 members were without power on Saturday evening following the extremely high winds that moved throughout the HOEC service area. Crews were dispatched around 3:00 PM on Saturday and worked until around 4:00 AM Sunday to safely restore power. According to the National Weather Service, wind gusts reached 62 mph. As a result of the high winds three power poles were broken.

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We are your neighbors, and your Cooperative. Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative provides dependable distribution of electricity to homes and businesses across six counties of south-central Missouri. Learn more...

Why we're here

We are here to serve you, the members of the Cooperative. We are dedicated to bringing you cost efficient reliable energy in the face of rising industry costs and challenges. We're in this together. Learn more...

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