Tad Leeper used his OPPD and volunteer experience to lead Fontenelle Forest as interim executive director.
OPPD forester Dave Walsh said goodbye to the facility he loves after 32 years with the utility and hundreds of trees planted.
FCS came online in 1973, bringing OPPD into the Atomic Age.
Longtime youth sports coach, Pat Carnazzo, reflects on 30 years of coaching as he enters final season.
Joe and Dave Benak have combined spend more than 50 years serving customers by working as linemen for the district.
Dean Podoll’s research into Nebraska Civil War veterans has taken him to cemeteries near, far.
Jackie Jensen wanted to honor the ultimate sacrifice of fallen OPPD workers, so she initiated the utility’s Day of Remembrance.
At 31, Sonya Schorsch was diagnosed with a form of blood cancer. Her one decent shot at survival: a bone marrow transplant.
Help from OPPD mutual aid crews stayed with one Mississippi man, who reached out to thank them again, 10 years later.