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Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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Guiding principles are key for Reese

For Jene’ Reese, a senior account executive at OPPD, success at work and at home comes down to knowing what matters – and what doesn't.

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A career on the lines

As we observe Nebraska Lineworker Appreciation Day, one longtime lineman reflects on his career with OPPD.

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Being of service to others is second nature for Valentin

For Michaela Valentin, OPPD's Government and Community Relations manager, being of service is a value, instilled early, that is woven throughout her career.

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A long family legacy of volunteering

Martin Brammier, plant equipment operator at OPPD’s Nebraska City Station, served as fire chief for the Avoca, Nebraska, volunteer fire department for 17 years.

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OPPD crews finishing up their Hurricane Ida restoration effort

OPPD mutual aid crews finishing their restoration work and will begin the trip home.

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Video: Employees honor the community as volunteer firefighters

Several OPPD employees serve on their local departments, and have lent a hand amid the COVID-19 pandemic to help their communities.

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