Heartland sponsors GOED reception

Heartland sponsors GOED reception

May 2, 2015 The South Dakota Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) held its annual economic development conference in April.  Themed “May the Workforce Be With You,” this year’s conference covered topics ranging Read More
Volunteer in your community for Public Power Day of Giving

Volunteer in your community for Public Power Day of Giving

May 2, 2015 Public power is defined by a commitment to community and the spirit of public service.  Each year, American Public Power Association (APPA) kicks off its National Conference by celebrating this Read More
Public Power Risk Management Act is re-introduced in House, Senate

Public Power Risk Management Act is re-introduced in House, Senate

April 30, 2015 By Jeannine Anderson, News Editor, American Public Power Association From the April 30 issue of Public Power Daily The Public Power Risk Management Act, which passed the House unanimously in the Read More
Howard student of the month to study genetics

Howard student of the month to study genetics

April 20, 2015 Heartland is pleased to announce Tate Hattervig, a senior at Howard High School in Howard, SD, as our April student of the month.  The son of Robin and Mirinda Hattervig, Read More
South Dakota bill revises qualifications for consumers power district directors

South Dakota bill revises qualifications for consumers power district directors

April 2, 2015 South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard signed into action House Bill1090 in March, prohibiting a person from serving as a member of a consumers power district board of directors in certain Read More
April proclaimed Safe Digging Month

April proclaimed Safe Digging Month

April 2, 2015 With warm weather and spring projects just around the corner, April is the perfect time to remind residents to call 811 prior to beginning any digging project. Calling 811 can Read More
Madelia to host portion of MMUA Generation School

Madelia to host portion of MMUA Generation School

April 2, 2015 Minnesota Municipal Utilities Association (MMUA) recently shared details for the 2015 Generation School training event, to be held April 14-16 in multiple locations. MMUA’s annual event will feature expert instructions Read More
Colman senior is academic and team leader

Colman senior is academic and team leader

April 2, 2015 Heartland is pleased to announce Jared Schwebach, a senior at Colman-Egan High School in Colman, SD, as our March student of the month. The son of Tom and Marilyn Schwebach, Read More
Recognize outstanding city officials and programs with special awards

Recognize outstanding city officials and programs with special awards

April 2, 2015 Every day, city officials throughout our customer communities do outstanding work that promotes and improves the local quality of life. Each year, state municipal associations in South Dakota, Minnesota and Read More
Senate committee backs railroad reform bill

Senate committee backs railroad reform bill

April 2, 2015 Sen. John Thune (R-South Dakota), chairman of the Senate Commerce Committee, on March 19 introduced legislation that would reauthorize the Surface Transportation Board (STB) for the first time in the Read More