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Working for You

LED lights brighten Durham Museum tradition

For the third year, OPPD is providing more than 2,000 feet of lights for the museum's Christmas tree, part of the annual Christmas at Union Station event.

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Leading the Way

Careers in trades: Stable, lucrative and in high demand

OPPD is rethinking how to attract workers to trade careers, and local school districts are ramping up training for students to combat retirements in the trades.

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Powerful Life

OPPD receives award from Habitat for Humanity Omaha

The organization named the utility its Corporate Partner of the Year for OPPD's efforts to beautify Omaha neighborhoods.

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Powerful Life

‘Go Baby Go’ life-changing for all involved

OPPD employees shifted from power plant design and engineering to adapting toy cars for special needs children at the weekend event.

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Powerful Life

Volunteer sees courage, hope in young cancer fighters

Every summer, Berta Ackerson and volunteers at Camp CoHoLo help children with cancer enjoy themselves and make memories.

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Powerful Life

Quick-thinking crew assists motorists in accident

When his crew encountered a vehicle accident in Sarpy County, Brian Boltz used his military firefighter skills to assist.

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