Capital Electric linemen growing mustaches for a special cause

Cookie Duster. Crumb Catcher. Mouth Brow. Lip Caterpillar. The mustache goes by many names – and in March, it is serving a very important purpose … [Read more...]

Social media helps co-ops communicate during winter storm

The thermometer in the Upper Great Plains region is mostly trending in the right direction, but the recent weather forecast reminds everyone that … [Read more...]

Co-op employees get leadership lessons from Mister Ed

Okay, it wasn’t really Mister Ed, the talking horse from the 1960s TV show. The horse’s name was Belle. And unlike Mister Ed, Belle didn’t talk. … [Read more...]

Be the light: Ambassador for science

Be the light Amanda Wangler

The Basin Electric ad campaign “Be the light” shows how Basin Electric and its member cooperatives can be the light in communities and homes like only … [Read more...]

Leland Olds Station plant manager featured by Lignite Energy Council

Lignite Energy Council published a feature on Leland Olds Station Jan. 27. James Backus, the coal-based power plant's manager, was interviewed for a … [Read more...]

Electric co-op general manager kisses a pig for dough

Mountrail-Williams Electric Cooperative General Manager Dale Haugen puckered up to a pig last night, but he didn’t have to go it alone. Haugen was … [Read more...]

Why Basin? It’s the little things

Sometimes what means the most to people are the little things done out of sincere appreciation and kindness. Accounting Analyst II Kate Schlag says … [Read more...]

Basin Electric helps establish child care center in Mercer County

For working parents, finding the right child care is one of the most important decisions they will ever make. Entrusting your child to someone is a … [Read more...]

Basin Electric selects Gateway to Science as recipient of Christmas Charity Challenge

On Jan. 9, Northwest Contracting presented a check for $26,000 to the Gateway to Science center following the Christmas Charity Challenge, where … [Read more...]

Basin Electric recognized by Young Professionals as a top employer in North Dakota

Basin Electric joins 11 other North Dakota businesses as being named a “Best Place to Work” for 2016, according to the North Dakota Young … [Read more...]