Be the light: Offering charity with dignity

The Basin Electric ad campaign “Be the Light” shows how Basin Electric and its member cooperatives can be the light in communities and homes like only … [Read more...]

Electric co-ops and CoBank donate $15,000 to United Tribes Technical College

On June 22, Basin Electric matched Class C member Capital Electric’s $5,000 donation to United Tribes Technical College (UTTC), a tribal college in … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee takes tree planting to the next level

  Nearly 35,000 trees, neatly arranged in rows, outline the landscape south of Menoken. If lined up in a single row, these trees would stretch … [Read more...]

Crane Trust scenes in celebration of Nature Photography Day

The Platte River Whooping Crane Habitat Maintenance Trust, or Crane Trust, is a special place. Thousands of people – some years representing more than … [Read more...]

Basin Electric donates money to local fire department for new ladder truck

The Wheatland, Wyoming Fire Department recently bought a ladder truck from the city of Newcastle, Wyoming. William Deglman, Laramie River Station … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees volunteer for Great Plains Food Bank Inaugural Food Packathon

On June 5, the Great Plains Food Bank had their first ever food Packathon located in Bismarck, North Dakota. Eight employees from Basin Electric … [Read more...]

Basin Electric continues to Brave the Shave

Eleven years ago, Basin Electric supported a head-shaving event to raise money for a national pediatric cancer research organization. Throughout the … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees pack 8,500 lbs. of food for Backpacks for Kids

On April 19, Basin Electric employee volunteers packed 8,500 pounds of food into 1,072 backpacks to deliver to 33 schools across Bismarck and Mandan, … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees have different reasons for riding at GABR

Two Basin Electric employees. Two different GABR stories. Both united in celebration of children and young adults with cerebral palsy. More than 20 … [Read more...]

From websites to owl flying, Basin Electric employee does it all at Dakota Zoo

Spring is finally here after a long, cold winter. This weekend, one of the first warm ones of the year, families were making up for lost time, … [Read more...]