Electric co-ops provide donations for new EMT training and equipment in South Dakota

Conde Ambulance

Conde has a volunteer ambulance service. Just six months ago, that simple statement did not seem like it would be a reality in the small Spink … [Read more...]

Bainville (Montana) Fire Department receives support from Lower Yellowstone Electric, Basin Electric

Bainville Fire Department

Each year at our Annual Meeting, we share a video focused on different facets of cooperative social responsibility at Basin Electric and in our … [Read more...]

Basin Electric sponsors the Teen Room at the Boys and Girls Club of Campbell County in Gillette, Wyoming

Girls and Boys Club of Campbell County

Each year at our Annual Meeting, we share a video focused on different facets of cooperative social responsibility at Basin Electric and in our … [Read more...]

The Power of Determination – story of a Basin Electric member in Wyoming

Rancher and Wheatland REA consumer Henry Poling was slammed into a gate by a yearling in the fall of 1993. The strike to his midsection left him with … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees share stories during Girls in STEM Day

Girls in STEM day

Representation matters. So when Basin Electric employees are given the chance to talk about how they got into their careers, they know the kind of … [Read more...]

On-site physician and nurse go above and beyond for Basin Electric employee

Having an on-site physician is a benefit many Basin Electric employees use and enjoy. Not having to pay a $25 co-pay or spend an extra half hour or so … [Read more...]

Dakota Gas urea facility arrives in the nick of time for spring planting

The urea production facility at Dakota Gasification Company’s Great Plains Synfuels Plant wrapped up its first-ever spring season after going … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee’s adoption story featured in Inspired Woman Magazine

Inspired Woman Magazine featured Terrie Rath, Basin Electric facilities tech II, in the October 2018 issue, which carried the theme of adoption. Below … [Read more...]

Unexpected treasure found buried in Montana co-op’s closet

When Scott Westlund, member services manager for Sheridan Electric Cooperative, a Basin Electric Class C member in Medicine Lake, Montana, looked in … [Read more...]

Basin Electric celebrates National Cooperative Month by reflecting on the history of rural electrification

Today’s generation will never know what it was like to live in a world without electricity.  Most of us have never experienced education without the … [Read more...]