Throwback Thursday: Halloween Edition

Halloween 2002

Happy Halloween! Today’s Throwback Thursday takes us back to two different Halloween dress up contests held at Headquarters. Can you recognize … [Read more...]

Basin Electric brings high-definition video to annual events

Norsk Hostfest HD

Basin Electric is setting the bar higher this year – with high-definition, that is. Part of what helps the co-op best serve people during some of … [Read more...]

Give an everlasting gift (from Das Gute Essen blog)

Germans from Russia Hertiage Tourism

We're sharing this blog post because it gives a shout out to KEM Electric Cooperative, a Basin Electric Class C member headquartered in Linton, ND, … [Read more...]

Why Basin? Road to cooperative is adventure worth having

People at Basin Electric care about one another Katie Sussen hasn’t had much of a chance to decorate her office since starting at Basin Electric … [Read more...]

Cooperatives sponsor radio show to help South Dakota ranchers

The devastation following Storm Atlas, the major snowstorm that hit South Dakota, North Dakota and Wyoming Oct. 4-5, is still being counted. In power … [Read more...]

United Way Campaign kicks off at Basin Electric Headquarters

United Way

Missouri Slope Areawide United Way Executive Director Jena Gullo’s passion and enthusiasm are contagious – and those qualities shone through as she … [Read more...]

Live United: Dakota Gasification Company Day of Caring

United Way

“Live United.” The slogan is not just mere lip service, and Basin Electric employees prove that every year during the cooperative’s United Way … [Read more...]

South Dakota Rancher Relief: How to help

Courtesy: Montana Ranch Girl blog

If you ever needed a good reason to start a Twitter account, this may be it. Just a couple minutes work, and you can donate money to help South … [Read more...]

Throwback Thursday: July 1968

Glen Harold Mine 2

In the 1960’s, Basin Electric became the first utility in the nation to require coal mine reclamation of their fuel suppliers - long before the law … [Read more...]

Why Basin? Co-op team members eager to lend a helping hand

  Basin Electric employees are helpful to newcomers Jason Bernhardt has learned a lot since May – when he first arrived at Basin Electric … [Read more...]