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June 18th 2019

Outage June 30-July 1

There will be an 8-hour, 15-minute power outage in the described areas overnight June 30, 2019, into July 1, 2019. It will begin at 9:45 p.m. Sunday night and last until approximately 6 a.m. Monday morning. The 8-hr., 15-min. power outage will affect all Okanogan County Electric Co-Op customers as well as Okanogan County PUD customers in the following area(s): • Loup Loup Ski Hill Okanogan County PUD customers in the following areas will experience a brief 10-minute outage for switching only… more

June 14th 2019

Board discusses power markets

The Okanogan County PUD board discussed the fluctuating power market at a June 10 meeting. According to accounting and finance reports, the District is still above its financial targets, but has experienced decreased revenue from power sales and increased expenses for power purchases over the last several months. The District is $2.7 million under budget for revenue from power sales. Ron Gadeberg, director of power resources and broadband services, said the mild January, followed by brutally… more

June 10th 2019

Special Meeting Notice

The Board of Commissioners of Public Utility District No. 1 of Okanogan County will be attending a meeting at Wells Dam on Monday, June 10, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. to discuss power scheduling. The meeting will be at Wells Dam 28905 US 97 Chelan, WA 98816.