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WSEC Journeyman Event

L to R:  Tyson Kuehn (Plant Instructor, Mechanical), Marty Brouillette (Plant Supervisor, Mechanical), Randy Phillips (IBEW 499 Business Manager), John Dunlap (IBEW 499), Eric Plumb (Mechanic Welder), Austin Klinkel (Mechanic Welder), Jim Jager (Machinist Mechanic Welder Crew Leader), April Redmond

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IBEW 499 Raffle Winners

Raffle winners: 1st place – Brody Schneider 2nd place – Jerry Wageman 3rd place – John Ellison Shirt winners: Scott Perkins Kevin Ricke Dennis Herbst Al Willis Kip Bristow

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Mid American Crews Repair 69kv Line From Tornado Aftermath

Several tornadoes touched down Wednesday, June 28th across Iowa causing damage to Mid American power lines and homes in the Pleasantville area. Approx. 16 69kv poles were flattened along Hwy 163 south of Pleasantville, IA. Mid American crews working around the

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Election Results 2017

We received 428 ballots for the 2017 election and here are your results! E-Board: Area 1 – Jon Sandage Area 2 – Jake Schneider Area 3 – Troy Pecenka Area 4 – Jim Carroll Area 5 – Mike Buntz Area

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Woodbury County REC joins IBEW 499

We organized and negotiated a first contract with Woodbury County REC in Moville Iowa. Josh Madsen contacted us to inquire about having the local represent the 8 members. The negotiating began shortly thereafter and approximately 3 months later they have

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IBEW Donald D. Krause Scholarship Winners

Caleb Gubbels – Scott Gubbels, Sioux City IA Griffen McBride – Dustin Mull, Knoxville IA Jaycie Schueman – Mike Schueman, Avoca IA Chelsea Spreng – Andy Spreng, Sioux City IA

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Henry Miller Museum Sign Raffle

IBEW LU499 is offering a raffle where the proceeds will be used for a fence sign at the Henry Miller Museum in St. Louis, Mo. If you are interested in purchasing a raffle ticket please contact your local steward or

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IBEW Founders’ Scholarship

Dear Sisters and Brothers: The IBEW Founders’ Scholarship honors the dedicated wiremen and linemen who founded the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. Each year the officers of the IBEW are pleased to offer its working members scholarships on a competitive

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Amendments to Article IX of the IBEW Constitution

Dear Sisters and Brothers: The Delegates of the 38th IBEW International Convention, which was conducted in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, during the week of September 19 through 23, 2011, approved several amendments to Article IX of the IBEW Constitution. The

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