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March 5, 2019 | Valley Electric Association, inc
Richard Peck has 47 years in utility industry

PAHRUMP, Nev. (March 4, 2019) – Richard Peck, a longtime utility executive, was named interim Chief Executive of Valley Electric Association Monday and will serve in that capacity until further notice, said Ken Derschan, President of the VEA Board of Directors. “Dick has a wealth of experience with cooperatives, and he should be a big help,” said Derschan. Peck, of…

February 14, 2019 | Valley Electric Association, inc
No findings from forensic audit conducted following management transition

(The following was written by the Valley Electric Association Board of Directors and CEO Angela Evans.) By now many of Valley Electric Association’s members have read the February edition of Ruralite, as well as our press release on the rate increase and job reductions. In each of these communications we felt it important to talk to our members about the…

January 31, 2019 | Valley Electric Association, inc
Member can cast ballots in five different ways

CLICK HERE TO VOTE IN DISTRICT 2 (AMARGOSA VALLEY) CLICK HERE TO VOTE IN DISTRICT 4 (FISH LAKE VALLEY) Elections are being conducted in Districts 2 (Amargosa Valley) and District 4 (Fish Lake Valley) for positions on the Valley Electric Association Board of Directors. VEA members can participate in the elections in five different ways: Mail. Ballots are mailed to…

November 20, 2018 | Valley Electric Association, inc
Annual meeting will be April 27 at Pahrump Valley High School

By Vern Hee Valley Electric Association has announced dates for its 2018 annual district meetings and its Annual Membership Meeting. As in previous years, district meetings will be conducted on the first three Tuesdays and Thursdays in March. The Annual Meeting will be Saturday, April 27, at Pahrump Valley High School. At the March district meetings, CEO Angela Evans will…

September 27, 2018 | Valley Electric Association, inc

September 27, 2018 WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) today with U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) led a bipartisan group of senators in writing a letter urging U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Sonny Perdue to designate a high cost set aside within the e-Connectivity Pilot Program established in the Consolidated Appropriations Act to reach rural and geographically challenged areas…

March 2, 2018 | Valley Electric Association, inc

March 1, 2018 Nevada Business Magazine The Communications Landscape: Connectivity in Nevada   Connectivity Shortfalls By Doresa Banning While businesses in Nevada’s metropolises are demanding smart capabilities from their wireless communications devices, their counterparts in the state’s rural parts simply want and need broadband, or high-speed, Internet. A lot of cities in the Silver State don’t have it, explained…

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