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Roots to Wings is an example of OPPD employee volunteer effort

A new program within OPPD enables employees to suggest ways for the utility to honor the communities it serves.

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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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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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Coates lives out her passion to serve

The turbine technician helps beautify her hometown of Nebraska City. The city recently awarded her for her efforts.

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