Greta’s story of persistence

Greta Weisser family

It was 1975. Greta (Johnson) Weisser, a single parent and former schoolteacher, was waiting tables at what is now 40 Steak + Seafood in Bismarck, … [Read more...]

Honoring Iowa’s veterans one rock at a time

A group of retired women in Oakland, IA, moved a mountain. The “Friday Coffee Ladies,” as they’ve come to call themselves, recently undertook a … [Read more...]

Deer Creek donation gives volunteer fire department the gift of air

Deer Creek Station, a natural gas peaking plant near Elkton, South Dakota, recently gave a donation that will help the volunteer firefighters in the … [Read more...]

Basin Has Heart top fundraiser in 2017

The American Heart Association wants people to experience more of life’s precious moments. Why? Life is why. The Basin Electric team at the 2017 … [Read more...]

The solar eclipse through Basin Electric’s eyes

The 2017 solar eclipse is now just a memory, and the thousands of people who traveled near and far donning their cardboard glasses to catch a glimpse … [Read more...]

Basin Electric intern shines in school and at work

Malcom X once said, “The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.” Basin Electric takes this approach with the future workforce, and sees its … [Read more...]

Electric grid interconnected like a spiderweb

Most people don’t know life without electricity. It’s a critical necessity, so all the work to maintain it is necessary. Getting electricity into … [Read more...]

Basin Electric member cooperative kicks off community solar project

Crow Wing Power & Light, a Basin Electric Class A member headquartered in Brainerd, MN, is giving their member-owners the opportunity to invest in … [Read more...]

Co-op plan helping to build a better Basin

A mission, strategic initiatives and a plan – a Cooperative Plan. Basin Electric has all three in place. In fact, at his employee communication … [Read more...]

Young Professionals list Basin Electric among top 10 workplaces

YP Group

The word is out. Basin Electric is a great place to work! The Bismarck-Mandan (ND) Young Professionals Network recently recognized Basin Electric … [Read more...]