Top 10 Basin Electric: Live Wire stories of 2018

Here are the top 10 viewed blog posts as tabulated by WordPress, our blogging platform. Have fun taking a look back! On-site physician and nurse … [Read more...]

Missed Basin Electric’s 2018 Annual Meeting? We’ll catch you up!

Didn’t get a chance to head to the Bismarck Event Center during Basin Electric’s 2018 Annual Meeting? Visit basinelectric.com and it’ll almost be like … [Read more...]

Watch LIVE: Basin Electric Annual Meeting 2018

Starting at 8 a.m. Nov. 8, you can watch Basin Electric’s Annual Meeting 2018 live at your computer. See the full detailed agenda and more at … [Read more...]

Throwback Thursday: The Prairie is Our Garden

All information included here was borrowed from Generation for Generations by Stan Stelter. In 1969, the film, “The Prairie is Our Garden,” was … [Read more...]

Throwback Thursday: Death to the Kerosene Lamp

The publication The Next Greatest Thing was conceived by staff members at the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association in 1985 as a way to … [Read more...]

Throwback Thursday: The ‘lectric light lady

The publication The Next Greatest Thing was conceived by staff members at the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association in 1985 as a way to … [Read more...]

Throwback Thursday: How Electricity Changed Education

The publication The Next Greatest Thing was conceived by staff members at the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association in 1985 as a way to … [Read more...]

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...]