Rolfes comfortable in new role in Akron

Rolfes comfortable in new role in Akron

May 31, 2017 Former water/wastewater operator now serving as city administrator Dan Rolfes is a familiar face in the small community of Akron, Iowa. “I was born and raised here, and I’ve never Read More
May student of the month passionate about pediatric cancer research

May student of the month passionate about pediatric cancer research

May 31, 2017 Madison student recognized for his commitment and drive Kevin Shan, a junior at Madison High School, has been named Heartland’s May Student of the Month. “Kevin is an outstanding student Read More
Colman to boost marketing efforts with LED message board

Colman to boost marketing efforts with LED message board

May 16, 2017 Drivers on Highway 34 through Colman, SD will soon be greeted by a digital LED message board promoting available property in the city’s housing and industrial parks. The double-sided sign Read More
Underground School

Underground School

May 16, 2017 MMUA is pleased to partner with the Minnesota Rural Electric Association and the American Public Power Association (APPA) on this outstanding school. The school will feature a variety of hands-on Read More
Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo

Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo

May 5, 2017 The Rodeo is the ultimate venue for public power lineworkers to demonstrate their skill and knowledge while competing for professional recognition. Established in 2001 by the American Public Power Association Read More
New directors seated for subdivisions 7 and 11

New directors seated for subdivisions 7 and 11

April 28, 2017 Appointments result of customer annexations in late 2016 The Heartland Board of Directors welcomed two new members at their April meeting. Vern Hill of Plankinton, SD was appointed to represent Subdivision Read More
CEO’s Report: Adding Value

CEO’s Report: Adding Value

April 28, 2017 Part of Heartland’s vision for the future is to add value to the communities we serve. One of the goals outlined in our strategic plan to help ensure we realize Read More
No longer business as usual

No longer business as usual

April 28, 2017 Annual Meeting recap: How to keep up with trends and consumer demands in an evolving industry The electric utility industry has transformed. That’s not breaking news or a radical idea. Read More
Lighting upgrades to save cities $20K

Lighting upgrades to save cities $20K

April 28, 2017 Since the start of 2017, eight Heartland customers have received funding for upgrading lighting to more efficient LEDs. Collectively, they’ve been awarded over $31,000 for the upgrade of 322 street Read More
Help preserve tax-exempt municipal bonds

Help preserve tax-exempt municipal bonds

April 28, 2017 APPA seeking stories from member utilities in advocacy efforts From APPA Tax-exempt municipal bonds are the primary source of funding for infrastructure that enables public power communities across the country Read More