A day in the life of audio/visual supervisor Greg Wheeler

Greg Wheeler, audio/visual supervisor.

Basin Electric staff has a simple goal during events – make it look easy. “If it looks easy, then we’re doing our job,” says Greg Wheeler, Basin … [Read more...]

Brave the Shave debuts new blog, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube


Brave the Shave is treading in exciting territory. The scope of the charge to fight childhood cancer is expanding, and so are the communications … [Read more...]

Electric co-op general manager kisses a pig for dough

"What did I get myself into?"

Mountrail-Williams Electric Cooperative General Manager Dale Haugen puckered up to a pig last night, but he didn’t have to go it alone. Haugen was … [Read more...]

Basin Electric lineman appreciates life’s little things after deployment to Middle East

Brad Bierema,

    Brad Bierema, Basin Electric journeyman-lineman in Groton, SD, recently returned from an 11-month deployment to the Middle … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees walk to the moon and almost back in 2016

Basin Electric's Fitbit challenge encourages employees to get moving, even during the winter.

Well, not literally. But the steps that 200 Basin Electric employees racked up in the co-op’s 2016 FitBit challenge are enough to have taken them … [Read more...]

Employees share personal takes on Our Power, My Safety process


Much like the United States government, Basin Electric's Our Power, My Safety (OPMS) process is of the people, by the people, for the … [Read more...]

Montana members welcomed by Basin Electric membership

New Montana members map

Jan. 1, 2017, a set of new Basin Electric members in Montana started receiving power deliveries from Basin Electric. The votes on bylaws at … [Read more...]

Why Basin? It’s the little things


Sometimes what means the most to people are the little things done out of sincere appreciation and kindness. Accounting Analyst II Kate Schlag says … [Read more...]

Basin Electric helps establish child care center in Mercer County


For working parents, finding the right child care is one of the most important decisions they will ever make. Entrusting your child to someone is a … [Read more...]

Basin Electric selects Gateway to Science as recipient of Christmas Charity Challenge


On Jan. 9, Northwest Contracting presented a check for $26,000 to the Gateway to Science center following the Christmas Charity Challenge, where … [Read more...]