NLC City Summit

NLC City Summit

November 15, 2017 NLC’s City Summit (formerly Congress of Cities) is headed to Charlotte, North Carolina November 15-18, 2017. Only once a year do local leaders – both elected and staff – have Read More
Customer Connections Conference

Customer Connections Conference

November 5, 2017 Connect with over 300 public power professionals from utilities across the nation at American Public Power Association‘s Customer Connections Conference November 5-8 in Sacramento, California. Designed to address challenges and Read More
Public Power Week

Public Power Week

October 1, 2017 Captain Public Power is eager to help you tell the story of public power and let customers know why community owned electric utilities are exceptional. Join the conversation with #PublicPower Read More
Bulldoze, build and beautify

Bulldoze, build and beautify

July 20, 2017 Funding available to address blighted buildings in South Dakota communities Eyesore properties in your community can find new life with help from the South Dakota Governor’s Office of Economic Development. Read More
SD Elected Officials Workshop

SD Elected Officials Workshop

July 19, 2017 The Elected Officials Workshop provides a basic course on local government for officials who assume office in the spring.  Current city officials who wish to brush up on their knowledge of Read More
RuralX Summit

RuralX Summit

July 18, 2017 #RuralX stands for “Rural Experience” and is dedicated to helping connect rural change makers to valuable resources and like minded people across the state. RURALX17 is a “come as you Read More
Heartland Summer Conference

Heartland Summer Conference

July 11, 2017 Join us Tuesday, July 11 at the Lakes Restaurant for our annual Summer Conference.   The Summer Conference connects our customers with legislators and economic development officials while offering tools Read More
New Ulm takes steps to mitigate risk of cyber attack

New Ulm takes steps to mitigate risk of cyber attack

July 6, 2017 City utilizes Heartland cybersecurity program to identify system vulnerabilities SBS Cybersecurity recently traveled to New Ulm, MN to evaluate their cybersecurity position. Heartland partnered with SBS to help customers implement Read More
CEO’s Report: The importance of the IRP process

CEO’s Report: The importance of the IRP process

July 6, 2017 You’ve heard us talk a lot about customer services lately. Specifically, as part of our strategic plan, we’ve discussed our goal of providing services our customers deem beneficial. One way Read More
Howard prepares for new business

Howard prepares for new business

July 6, 2017 City partners with Heartland to welcome Quality Custom Meats A long-time vacant building in Howard, S.D. is about to get new life. Quality Custom Meats, LLC plans to set up Read More