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Be Prepared For Winter’s Wrath

Cass County Electric Cooperative strives to provide you with reliable, uninterrupted service every day of the year, but sometimes Mother Nature creates unavoidable power outages. We want you to remain safe during severe winter weather, so consider preparing now for the possibility of power outages this winter. Outage Safety: Mother Nature isn’t always kind to…
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Cottonwood Cider House

If you drive along a stretch of road northwest of the Fargo-Moorhead metro, you’ll see the farms and fields characteristic of eastern North Dakota. But one such location you’ll pass—about five miles east of Ayr—looks a bit different from the others. A large swath of land is fenced off, enveloping row after row of trees.…
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Animals And Education

The Red River Zoo is a community staple in the Fargo-Moorhead area. Long heralded for its unique collection of cold weather animals, the zoo is much more than just an entertainment attraction. Behind the exhibits is the longstanding initiative to promote public education, especially of the sciences. “Education programs are important to the zoo and…
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An Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

While our region is experiencing stunning growth, this certainly hasn’t always been the case. In the 1990s and early 2000s, this area was in the midst of a “brain drain,” the term used to describe the trend of students leaving after graduation. Since those times, things have turned around, but why? The arts and entertainment…
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Are You Secure?

Sony, Target, Home Depot, Yahoo and even the U.S. Office of Personnel Management have all been attacked by cybercriminals. Let’s face it: In today’s world, the cybersecurity threats facing our nation can seem overwhelming – and downright scary. Cybersecurity, specifically the protection and security of consumer-members’ assets and the nation’s complex, interconnected network of power…
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