Laramie River Station employee receives Department of Defense Patriot Award

Pat Jeffries, Laramie River Station retiree, was presented a Patriot Award on May 3, 2018, prior to her retirement on May 4, by Kathy Wright, Employer … [Read more...]

Last remaining original incorporator says Basin Electric today is ‘beyond his wildest imagination’

Leroy Schecher was just 29 years old, and a newly hired manager for Grand Electric Cooperative in Bison, South Dakota, when he signed his name on May … [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...]

Basin Electric employee helps lead future cyber warriors to victory

Cyber security has been in the media almost daily for the past several years. From data breaches at department store chains, which exposed customers’ … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees shoot hoops to support a ‘wheel-y’ good cause

Five Basin Electric employees, all current and former competitive basketball players, recently joined together to form a team unlike any they’ve … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees judge North Dakota State DECA competition

More than 400 high school students gathered in Bismarck March 12 for the 65th North Dakota State DECA Conference. DECA is a leadership organization … [Read more...]

Meet your Basin Electric directors

Three new directors joined the Basin Electric board in December: David Meschke of District 2, Tom Wagner of District 4, and Dan Gliko of District 6. … [Read more...]

Getting paid to procrastinate – Cooperative members may have that choice

Can you imagine getting paid for putting off doing the dishes or throwing in a load of laundry? This might seem too good to be true, but it’s not. … [Read more...]

Basin Electric electrical engineer by day, prince by night

Chris Roemmich is not your typical engineer … at least not in the evenings. Let’s be honest. Engineers often get a bad rap for being technical, … [Read more...]