Former employee congratulates Basin Electric on 50th anniversary

Basin Electric's 50th anniversary celebration was a great opportunity to bring together current and former employees, friends and family. Former … [Read more...]

United Way Silent Auction nets nearly $4,000

Basin Electric's annual silent auction begins out just as that -- pretty much silent. Quiet music plays as employees casually browse and bid on … [Read more...]

Basin Electric volunteers at Ruth Meiers Stone Soup Kitchen

Ruth Meiers Stone Soup Kitchen

"You have never really lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you." ~ shared by Jodi Schlatter One day a month, … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee talks about 2001 anthrax attack

Chris VandeVenter is a legislative representative for Basin Electric. Ten years ago, on Oct. 15, 2001, while he was working for U.S. Senator Tom … [Read more...]

Deer Creek Station workers help fill food pantry

Brookings County Food Pantry

The Brookings County Food Pantry received a gift Oct. 5. The workers at Deer Creek Station donated money and all the food on the table in the photo … [Read more...]

Basin Electric employee creates collector’s item for Norsk Høstfest

Norsk Hostfest 2011 Touchstone Energy Cooperative button

The Minot Daily News is cleverly calling it "A Høstfest Ness-essity." Julie Ness, Basin Electric senior graphic designer, earned a spot in today's … [Read more...]

Basin Electric honored during luncheon with ND governor

ESGR luncheon

The North Dakota committee of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) honored Basin Electric during their Business Leader Awards Lunch … [Read more...]

Lifts take cooperative wind techs to the top

Imagine climbing a vertical ladder that's 262-feet high, just to start your job. That's what the wind technicians at the PrairieWinds ND 1 and … [Read more...]

Basin Electric representative to help find solutions for enhanced oil recovery

Basin Electric's Mike Eggl has been named to the National Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) Initiative. An event was held July 12 in Washington, D.C. to … [Read more...]

Tour the Dry Fork Station control room

Banks of computer screens are filled with colorful schematics, flashing icons, and occasionally beeping alarms. It's a control room operator's job to … [Read more...]