Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

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Skin cancer discovery led to even rarer diagnosis for Muth

The OPPD environmental affairs employee took advantage of a skin cancer screening, and it led to discovering a different, life-threatening condition.

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Fort Calhoun’s ‘bee guy’ produces liquid gold

OPPD retiree Jeff Yeager is buzzing with passion about raising bees and sharing honey - and its benefits - with family and friends around the area.

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Employees spend Day of Giving revamping ballpark, serving nonprofits

OPPD’s commitment to its core values benefited local non-profit organizations on Public Power's Day of Giving June 7.

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OPPD, Habitat for Humanity ‘Rock the Block’

The Minne Lusa neighborhood in North Omaha was the site of a large revitalization effort over the weekend.

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Video: Linemen’s wives talk about the work their husbands do for customers

OPPD employees sacrifice time from families and home life every day to ensure the power keeps flowing to customers. This video talks to the wives of one group of employees - linemen.

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CPR let McCormick enjoy life’s special moments

Medical professionals who tended to Kevin McCormick after he suffered a heart attack say his wife’s quick CPR action saved him.

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