The 2018 Annual Meeting of the Members of Sac Osage Electric Cooperative kicked off around 5:00 PM on a warm, but not unbearably hot, June evening. 398 members registered and brought their families along. With over 800 people filing into Sac Osage Electric Cooperative's warehouse which was ready to receive them for a fun evening.
When venturing outside, stay away from downed power lines and be alert to the possibility that tree limbs or debris may hide an electrical hazard.
Assume that any dangling wires you encounter are energized and dangerous. If you are driving and come upon a downed power line, stay in your vehicle, warn others to stay away and contact emergency personnel or electric utility.
With an ACSI score of 71.9 on a scale of 0 to 100, the energy utilities sector dropped again for the third straight year. On a positive note that speaks to the cooperative difference and value of membership, Touchstone Energy Cooperatives remain the highest rated utility group.