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...]

Historical church gets historical donation

Verendrye Electric Cooperative held a special event May 18 to celebrate the millionth dollar granted by Operation Round Up, a program in which … [Read more...]

Be the light: Being a helper

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...]

How Basin Electric’s retirement projections present opportunities for the next generation of employees

  In the next 10 years, 750 employees – almost one-third of the co-op’s existing workforce – will reach normal retirement age. Of this number, … [Read more...]

Basin Electric director talks leadership

Both inside and outside the board room, Basin Electric Director Troy Presser, District 3, Central Power Electric Cooperative, Minot, ND, subscribes to … [Read more...]

Beulah Rural Fire Department benefits from Basin Electric surplus asset donation

The Beulah Rural Fire Department is the proud new owner of several well-cared-for auto extraction tools, courtesy of Basin Electric and Dakota … [Read more...]

Basin Electric kickstarts Bismarck Public Schools Foundation’s innovation grant program

Basin Electric recently gave $20,000 to the Bismarck Public Schools Foundation to kickstart the Foundation’s “innovation grant” program, which will … [Read more...]

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...]