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    Scammers Targeting Local Businesses & Residents

    Scammers Targeting Local Businesses & Residents

    October 31, 2017

    October 31, 2017 - Scam callers have mimicked the PUD's phone system in an attempt to trick local businesses & residents into giving them money.

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    Sen. Johnson and CRPUD Break Ground on New Substation

    Sen. Johnson and CRPUD Break Ground on New Substation

    October 24, 2017

    October 24, 2017 - A crowd of about 20 people gathered on Oct. 20 for a groundbreaking ceremony at the future site of Betsy Johnson Substation.

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    CRPUD Office Hours Are Changing in 2018

    CRPUD Office Hours Are Changing in 2018

    September 28, 2017

    September 28, 2017 - Columbia River PUD's office hours will change on January 2, 2018. The new hours will be from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday. The office will be closed on Fridays.

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    Donate Blood at Columbia River PUD October 6

    Donate Blood at Columbia River PUD October 6

    September 26, 2017

    September 26, 2017 - Columbia River PUD and the American Red Cross are holding a blood drive on October 6 from 1-6 p.m. in the PUD Community Room.

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    Upgrading Technology Reduces Dyno Nobel's Electric Usage

    Upgrading Technology Reduces Dyno Nobel's Electric Usage

    September 15, 2017

    September 15, 2017 - Dyno Nobel recently completed a project as part of its continuous effort to improve operations. The project will conserve 176,600 kilowatt hours annually.

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    CRPUD Board Adopts New Rates

    CRPUD Board Adopts New Rates

    August 17, 2017

    August 17, 2017 - Following an increase in wholesale power costs, the CRPUD Board of Directors has adopted new rates to take effect October 1.

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    PUD Will Operate Cooling Center Wednesday-Friday Afternoons

    August 1, 2017

    August 1, 2017 - Columbia River PUD will open its Community Room as a cooling center from 1-6 p.m. Aug. 2-4.

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    Columbia River PUD Hosts Blood Drive on August 8, 2017

    July 18, 2017

    July 18, 2017 - Columbia River PUD will host an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Tuesday, August 8, 2017, from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. The drive will be in the Community Room at the PUD's office in Deer Island.

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    CRPUD Earns Highest-Ever Overall Performance Score in Customer Survey

    June 23, 2017

    June 23, 2017 - Customers overwhelmingly approve of Columbia River PUD's performance. In a recent customer satisfaction survey, the PUD earned an overall performance score of 9.23 on a scale of 1 to 10. 61% gave the PUD a perfect 10.

    CRPUD Earns Highest-Ever Overall Performance Score in Customer Survey - Read More…

    Columbia River PUD Announces the 2017 My Fair Lady Court

    June 7, 2017

    June 7, 2017 - Columbia River People's Utility District has announced the members of the 2017 My Fair Lady Court. This year's princesses are: Margaret Brady, representing Rainier; Penny Dean, representing Vernonia; Ruth Donaldson, representing Clatskanie; Claudia Eagle, representing St. Helens; and Alta Lynch, representing Scappoose.

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