Cooperatives come together to reassemble parade float

parade float-2015

Employees from Basin Electric, Capital Electric Cooperative, Mor-Gran-Sou Electric Cooperative and North Dakota Association of Rural Electric … [Read more...]

First graders lend a hand in Basin’s Backyard Garden

Garden gloves First graders from Highland Acres Elementary School were a big help in planting produce at Basin … [Read more...]

Little girl with a role model at Basin Electric

Tatyana Rohrer

Kim Kranz, Basin Electric program communications coordinator II, meets a lot of children. She runs Basin Electric's Story Behind the Switch, an … [Read more...]

Why Basin? This family-oriented employer wants to welcome you

Tom Senger

Thomas Senger can tear up the slopes on his snowboard, and hit the waves for an afternoon of kneeboarding. But dancing just isn’t his cup of … [Read more...]

Basin’s Backyard Garden volunteers make first harvest donation

Employees hold bags of first garden harvest

How fast does your garden grow? Here at Basin Electric, the volunteer-run garden is going gangbusters. In fact, volunteers harvested and donated … [Read more...]

Weekend storms do damage at North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa co-ops

East River

Severe thunderstorms June 19-21 took down trees, power poles and left people without electricity across North Dakota, South Dakota and Iowa. Here … [Read more...]

Why Basin? Work with an encouraging cooperative family

Kurt Capouch

It’s the start of Wellness Week at Basin Electric Headquarters, and Kurt Capouch leans forward in his fifth-floor office chair to share some words of … [Read more...]

Basin Electric’s member matching fund put to use in Bottineau, ND

Jamie Parisien, (center) a master electrician for North Central Electric Cooperative, presents donations from North Central and Basin Electric to the Bottineau Cheerbox Telethon, part of North Central's Willie Wired Hand Christmas Giving Fund. Thisdonation is the largest single donation the Bottineau Cheerbox Telethon receives.

Basin Electric’s Charitable Giving Program, in existence since 2002, brings greater community support to rural America. One component of this program … [Read more...]

Why Basin? A love for family and community

Shannon Julson

Shannon Julson is a guy who spends a large part of his spare time chauffeuring his kids around to different activities. Needless to say, life can get … [Read more...]

Former Basin Electric employee planning to pedal 500 miles for charity


Former Basin Electric employee Marian Fluharty is raising money and planning to bike 500 miles as part of Habitat for Humanity's Habitat 500 Bike Ride … [Read more...]


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