Groton electric superintendent retires

Groton electric superintendent retires

July 9, 2015 After nearly 45 years in the electric industry, Ward Gilchrist celebrated his retirement May 29. He had served as electric superintendent for the city of Groton, SD since 2008. “My Read More
Sioux Falls announces LED streetlight pilot project

Sioux Falls announces LED streetlight pilot project

June 2, 2015 The city of Sioux Falls will soon have brighter, more efficient streetlighting in six pilot areas of the community.  The pilot project will replace traditional high-pressure sodium (HPS) streetlights with Read More
Arlington senior is determined, has bright future

Arlington senior is determined, has bright future

June 1, 2015 Heartland is pleased to announce Kimberly VanBockern, a senior at Arlington High School in Arlington, SD, as our May student of the month.  The daughter of Nikki and Shane VanBockern, Read More
Howard student of the month to study genetics

Howard student of the month to study genetics

May 2, 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, Tate Read More
Long-time Madison electric superintendent retires

Long-time Madison electric superintendent retires

May 2, 2015 After 40 years of service to the city of Madison, SD, Dennis Poppen retired as electric superintendent May 1. Colleagues, friends and family celebrated his retirement in late April with an Read More
Lake Crystal kicks off load management program

Lake Crystal kicks off load management program

May 2, 2015 Lake Crystal Municipal Utilities (LCMU) hosted an open house April 22 to promote their recently announced residential load management program. The Minnesota utility is partnering with Omni-Pro Software of Madison, SD 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
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