Intern tackles economic development research project

Intern tackles economic development research project

March 3, 2015 A local college student has joined Heartland’s team to help tackle an economic development research project that will benefit our customers in business retention and recruitment ventures. Riley Bullington, a Read More
Build Dakota program rewards students entering fields in high demand

Build Dakota program rewards students entering fields in high demand

March 3, 2015 South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard recently announced a $50 million investment over the next five years for students entering high-need workforce programs at South Dakota’s technical institutes. Initiated through a Read More
Colman upgrading meters, receives grant

Colman upgrading meters, receives grant

March 3, 2015 The second phase of a meter change-out project will take place this summer in Colman, SD. The city is updating all electric meters in the city to ensure accurate and Read More
Heartland attends municipal leadership conferences

Heartland attends municipal leadership conferences

March 3, 2015 The geography may be different, but the concerns are similar for utilities in both Minnesota and Iowa. Several issues were discussed recently at both the Minnesota Municipal Utilities Association Legislative Read More
Clean Power Plan among greatest concerns for 2015 Legislative Rally

Clean Power Plan among greatest concerns for 2015 Legislative Rally

March 3, 2015 On behalf of our customer utilities and the public power industry, Heartland officials are slated to attend the 2015 Legislative Rally March 9-11 in Washington, D.C., hosted by the American Read More
Olson celebrates ten years with Heartland

Olson celebrates ten years with Heartland

March 3, 2015 Congratulations to CEO Russell Olson, who recently celebrated ten years with Heartland. Olson was recognized for his service by the Heartland Board of Directors during the February board meeting. “Over Read More
Heartland board welcomes Dave Hahler

Heartland board welcomes Dave Hahler

March 3, 2015 The Heartland board of directors recently welcomed Dave Hahler of Webster, SD. Hahler was elected to represent Subdivision 5, which consists of Day, Grant, Marshall and Roberts Counties in South Read More
February student of the month excels in the arts

February student of the month excels in the arts

February 23, 2015 Heartland is pleased to announce Kalie Ward, a senior at Sioux Valley High School in Volga, SD, as our February student of the month. Nominated by her band director, Ward Read More
FERC details reliability, infrastructure questions for Western conference on EPA plan

FERC details reliability, infrastructure questions for Western conference on EPA plan

February 2, 2015 The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Jan. 26 released details about a conference it has scheduled for February in Denver, Colorado, that will examine the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed Read More
Aurora’s new substation nears completion

Aurora’s new substation nears completion

February 2, 2015 Progress continues on a new substation in Aurora, SD. Built next to an adjacent Western Area Power Administration substation, the new substation will provide a new delivery point for the Read More