Basin Electric’s and Missouri Basin Power Project’s role in forming the Crane Trust

Whooping Cranes wading in shallow water

Every year, the trumpeting of more than 600,000 cranes resounds through the Big Bend area of the Platte River in south-central Nebraska. Many … [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...]

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...]

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...]

Summer Camp Showdown! (via Tracy on the road)

Colorado (via Tracy on the Road)

Tracy Fugere is back from a Story Behind the Switch trip that took her to the mountains of Colorado and to the fields of Nebraska. Check out her … [Read more...]