Beautiful Christmas, even in a bucket truck

You might see a Touchstone Energy® Cooperatives commercial running on your social media channels, be it Twitter or Facebook, or you might even see it … [Read more...]

A day in the life of Director Roberta Rohrer

Roberta Rohrer and Paul Sukut

Little did she know, but Roberta Rohrer was running a 1979 co-op board election campaign from a pickup truck on the edge of the Great … [Read more...]

Little girl with a role model at Basin Electric

Tatyana Rohrer

Kim Kranz, Basin Electric program communications coordinator II, meets a lot of children. She runs Basin Electric's Story Behind the Switch, an … [Read more...]

Co-ops team up to convert community eyesore into community centerpiece

The cooperative principle, concern for community, was never more visible in Fairfield, MT, than with a community parking lot project that brought two … [Read more...]

A day in the life of Basin Electric Director Allen Thiessen

Allen Thiessen, being interviewed.

If you want a glimpse into the heart of the cooperative philosophy, hop into Allen and Sue Thiessen’s pickup truck, and ride through Lambert, … [Read more...]

Culbertson Generation Station gets visitors from Poplar, MT

Joe Fiedler talking with students.

Some of our favorite days are tour days. That's because we get to show off what we do, make new friends, possibly surprise, and certainly teach … [Read more...]

Spring storm means outages for Basin Electric members

Snow. Wind. Cold and rainy. These are many of the ingredients needed for power outages. Following is a round-up of what some of Basin Electric's … [Read more...]

Cooperatives sponsor radio show to help South Dakota ranchers

The devastation following Storm Atlas, the major snowstorm that hit South Dakota, North Dakota and Wyoming Oct. 4-5, is still being counted. In power … [Read more...]

The Story Behind the Switch switches things up

Story Behind the Switch

Basin Electric updates their educational program Walk into a classroom today and you will find students reading books on tablets, punching in … [Read more...]

Director’s aunt makes sure to continue receiving Basin Today

Ailie Thiessen

Allen Thiessen is a fairly new addition to Basin Electric’s board of directors, serving District 8, Upper Missouri G&T, since November. His uncle, … [Read more...]