Basin Electric employee to be honored at ND Cowboy Hall of Fame

Steve Tomac

A ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place at the North Dakota Cowboy Hall of Fame for an exhibit that features a Basin Electric employee. The … [Read more...]

Playing it safe: Employees on safety at work, home

Our Power, My Safety

We live in a world rife with hazards. It seems potential danger lurks around every corner. Loose cords wrap around the tips of our shoes; ladders … [Read more...]

United Power connects with members over coffee

Coffee with Co-op

Emails are quick and blog posts cast a wide net, but United Power, a rural electric cooperative headquartered in Brighton, CO, and Class C member of … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees share their Boston Marathon experience

Miles Traiser

They say "Nobody runs like Boston." Despite the wind and heavy rain during the 119th running of the Boston Marathon, two Basin Electric employees have … [Read more...]

Culbertson Generation Station gets visitors from Poplar, MT

Joe Fiedler talking with students.

Some of our favorite days are tour days. That's because we get to show off what we do, make new friends, possibly surprise, and certainly teach … [Read more...]

Why Basin? Use your interests to benefit the cooperative

Brady Spooner

If Basin Electric needs a map, Brady Spooner can make it happen. Spooner, GIS technician I, started working for the cooperative two months ago, and … [Read more...]

Throwback Thursday: Extra fast look at a 2005 power plant outage

The turbine bay at Antelope Valley Station is know for its very tidy maintenance and appearance.

In 2005, the employees at Antelope Valley Station set up a camera to catch a time-lapse of the turbine teardown during an outage that year at their … [Read more...]

Co-ops support cancer treatment facility in Marshall, MN

Lyon-Lincoln Electric Coop - Avera McKenna donation

According to The American Cancer Society, the southwest region of Minnesota is at the top of the list in the state for breast cancer mortality, and … [Read more...]

Cooperative employee fights MS with long-distance bike ride

Jennifer Virnig

Jennifer Virnig will go pretty far to fight multiple sclerosis (MS) – 150 miles, to be exact. This will be her third year taking on the C.H. … [Read more...]

Why Basin? A co-op job is good news

Jackie Stromme

People love working for Basin Electric! Jackie Stromme will be the first to tell you a career at Basin Electric is life-changing. Stromme, who … [Read more...]


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