NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 16, 1977
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(Studio) Idaho man's independence causing trouble.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(McCammon, ID) Gary Skeem very independent; exs. given. Skeem installs own turbine generator to make own electricity. Utah Power and Light Company wants $30 month to provide Skeem with standby power. Skeem refuses to pay so wires cut and meter removed. [SKEEM - thinks electric company acting childish.] [Electric company OFFICIAL - reacts.] Admits company wouldn't make money if everyone did what Skeem has done.]
REPORTER: Don Oliver
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