Basin Electric employee featured for community involvement

Community betterment is the co-op way. Some employees such as Erin Huntimer, however, go above and beyond average involvement. Huntimer, Basin … [Read more...]

Model railroad hobby is just the ticket for Basin Electric employee

It’s not every day a person’s job and hobby intersect. But, that’s the case for Micheal Farley, Basin Electric senior fleet administrator, who … [Read more...]

Basin Electric engineer earns football accolades

Drevlow goes for the tackle

Two things Ryan Drevlow had a knack for while growing up were STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) and football. The former led to … [Read more...]

Basin Electric features food with a flourish

Duane Ehrens can turn a red apple into a pheasant. No, he’s not a magician – he’s a food artist. Ehrens, Basin Electric’s food service … [Read more...]

Sakakawea Medical Center made possible with co-op support

Sakakawea Medical Center

[/caption] It began as a conversation about the future of health care. “We took a look at our facility infrastructure and decided that maybe … [Read more...]

Volunteer pilot flies Basin Electric employee to surgery

Shawn Hammes and R.D. Reimers

When Shawn Hammes, Basin Electric administrative assistant/receptionist, learned he’d need a series of surgeries, it wasn’t welcome news. He knew … [Read more...]

Be the light: Giving people wings

RD Reimers Be the Light

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...]

Stay Basin: Helping people grow personally and professionally

At just 28 years old, Basin Electric photographer/archivist Chelsy Ciavarella has already been with the cooperative for eight years, holding five … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employees help hinder hunger through Casual for a Cause

Casual for a Cause

Hunger doesn’t take a summer vacation. Each year, tens of thousands of North Dakotans struggle with hunger. Many rely on their local food pantries to … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee spreading love of rock climbing

Dustin Snyder

This story was originally published in the May 2017 issue of ND Living Magazine. The rugged, vertical thrusts of prehistoric rock in western North … [Read more...]