Colorado Country Life and Press Releases


Colorado Country Life

Keep up with San Isabel Electric news by reading the monthly edition of Colorado Country Life magazine, published by the Colorado Rural Electric Association, Inc. This colorful and engaging magazine keeps you in the know about energy industry news, feature stories, gardening tips, recipes and so much more.

As a Member of San Isabel Electric Association, Inc. you receive a complimentary copy of Colorado Country Life delivered to your mailbox each month.

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San Isabel Electric returns $1.4 million to members

More than $1.4 million dollars in capital credits were retired by the San Isabel Electric Board of Directors at their August meeting. More than 21,000 checks were mailed to Members on Friday, September 8th. Checks range from $10 to hundreds of dollars for residents,...

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Accessible trails for all

Accessible trails for all: the legacy of Arthur Carhart lives on in historic Pueblo Mountain Park The early morning sunlight filtered through the trees, casting a golden hue over the forest floor. Birds chirped and squirrels scampered as a group of bikers made their...

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SIEA 2023 scholarship winners announced

San Isabel Electric awarded a record $46,000 in scholarships to community youth for the 2023-2024 academic year. This year’s funding total breaks last year’s record of $39,000. The San Isabel Electric Board of Directors scored the applicants based on their resume,...

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Congratulations to San Isabel Electric member Patty Knupp, the winner of our first “For the Love of ETS” photo contest. Of the 281 votes that were cast for the 26 entries in the contest, Knupp’s picture of her “labr-a-cat” Eddie sleeping on top of “his” electric...

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Colorado’s first golf course RV park set to open this spring

For immediate release: 3:00 p.m. March 22, 2023 People who are not from the area may not realize Walsenburg is home to a hidden gem. Lathrop State Park, located just outside of Walsenburg, is Colorado’s only state park that has a golf course. This spring, another...

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Take Time to Unplug

Though this month marks the beginning of spring, southern Colorado is typically still cold and snowy throughout March. There aren't as many chances to get outside for activities as there are during warmer months. And unfortunately, many of us find ourselves indoors,...

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San Isabel Electric scholarship applications are now open!

For immediate release: 5:00 p.m. – Monday, October 31, 2022 San Isabel Electric scholarship applications are now open. Applications are open to students who will begin their adventure in higher education in the fall of 2023. The electric cooperative utility offers...

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