46 years is the employment record to beat at Basin Electric

Doug Bjornson, mechanic I at Antelope Valley Station, set a new record at Basin Electric. When he retired July 7, he did so with the title of the … [Read more...]

Dry Fork Station creates positive energy at Boys and Girls Club of Campbell County

In Campbell County, Wyoming, where the depression and suicide rate among teens is alarmingly high, the activities committee at Dry Fork Station has … [Read more...]

Dance floor constructed for plant boiler inspection (Video)

During the spring maintenance outage at Basin Electric’s Antelope Valley Station near Beulah, ND, Unit 1 had inspections completed in its … [Read more...]

Antelope Valley Station featured by Lignite Energy Council

Lignite Energy Council recently published a feature on Antelope Valley Station. Following is an excerpt of the article. Antelope Valley Station, … [Read more...]

U.S. flag holds special place during power plant construction

Dry Fork Station

As we get ready to celebrate our nation's Independence Day, the stars and stripes are even more prominent than ever. Did you know the U.S. flag … [Read more...]

Dry Fork Station promotes safety from a young age

Rawhide Elementary Safety Poster contest

“We have done this contest since construction and the kids love it,” says Ashley Fraser, Dry Fork Station senior safety coordinator. Fraser is … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee spreading love of rock climbing

Dustin Snyder

This story was originally published in the May 2017 issue of ND Living Magazine. The rugged, vertical thrusts of prehistoric rock in western North … [Read more...]

Dry Fork Station plant engineer part of WY coal delegation to Japan

Bamboo shoots, jellyfish, ice cream topped with squid ink – the traditional Japanese cuisine was a little outside Dennis Thorfinnson’s comfort … [Read more...]

Montana Limestone helps neighbor after devastating house fire

During the day, there are about three dozen people walking around the community of Warren, MT, but at night, there is a lone soul who lives … [Read more...]

Miss North Dakota, daughter of Basin Electric employee, creating ‘collateral beauty’

Siam Simpfenderfer was #borntomakeadifference. And true to the pageant tagline, the newly crowned Miss North Dakota International is ready to make … [Read more...]