North Dakota St. Baldrick’s will Brave the Shave in 2012

St. Baldrick's

In North Dakota, it’s hip to be bald — especially in March. That’s when people become walking billboards for the quest to find a cure for children’s … [Read more...]

Basin Electric CEO tours Bakken oil field of North Dakota

Dale Haugen

"It's unbelievable. I mean, they [oil rigs] truly do just dot the horizon in any direction that you look. I mean, just looking out here, I see four, … [Read more...]

Electric cooperatives in South Dakota want a change in tax law

SB123 graphic

This story requires a bit of a history lesson. In the late 1930s, the South Dakota Legislature adopted a centrally assessed property tax for taxing … [Read more...]

Central Electric Cooperative’s new facility

Central Electric Cooperative of Mitchell, SD, is getting new digs. The cooperative has outgrown its facility in town and is looking forward more space … [Read more...]

Basin Electric staff tour Bakken oil field of western North Dakota

Basin Electric staff including, Mike Eggl, senior vice president of External Relations and Communications, Mike Risan, senior vice president of … [Read more...]

Cooperative-sponsored Care Mobile begins work in Bismarck On Feb. 6, the Ronald McDonald House Charities' Care Mobile started providing dental care in North … [Read more...]

U.S. House to vote on bill affecting rural electric cooperatives ability to get loans

The U.S. House of Representatives will be taking up a bill (HR 3581, the “Budget and Accounting Transparency Act of 2011” sponsored by Rep. Scott … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee to compete in curling nationals

Tucker Smith

Tucker Smith, Basin Electric power supply engineer I, will compete at the 2012 USA Curling Nationals in Philadelphia Feb. 11-18. Smith's team, "Team … [Read more...]