Summer Conference recap: Entrepreneurs and collaboration are pathways to prosperity

Summer Conference recap: Entrepreneurs and collaboration are pathways to prosperity

August 1, 2016 How is your city welcoming new residents and entrepreneurs? Will your welcome encourage them to stay? Don Macke, co-founder and co-director of the Center for Rural Entrepreneurship, posed these questions Read More
Heartland welcomes new administrative assistant

Heartland welcomes new administrative assistant

June 1, 2016 Heartland is pleased to welcome Katie Hahn as administrative assistant. She succeeds Kathie Lewis, who will retire June 6 after 39 years of service. “I am excited for this wonderful opportunity Read More
Summer interns help with operations, economic development projects

Summer interns help with operations, economic development projects

June 1, 2016 Heartland is excited to welcome two interns to our office this summer. With a variety of projects to tackle, they look forward to a busy few months learning about the Read More
Two Heartland employees earn service awards

Two Heartland employees earn service awards

June 1, 2016 Mike Malone joined Heartland in May of 2006 as financial operations manager after previously working for the South Dakota Division of Banking. After earning his CPA license in 2010, Malone Read More
Heartland board recognizes Lewis

Heartland board recognizes Lewis

May 11, 2016 At their May meeting, the Heartland board of directors recognized Executive Assistant Kathie Lewis for her outstanding years of service and upcoming retirement. Board Chairman Merlin VanWalleghen presented Lewis with Resolution No. Read More
Heartland credit rating increased, savings realized from bond refunding

Heartland credit rating increased, savings realized from bond refunding

May 2, 2016 Persistence is said to pay off and in Heartland’s case, that’s true as we received two pieces of good news the last week of April – good news that came Read More
Longtime Heartland employee Kathie Lewis to retire

Longtime Heartland employee Kathie Lewis to retire

May 2, 2016 A lot of memories are made over the course of 39 years, particularly if all those years are spent with one employer. One memory in particular sticks out for Heartland Read More
Customers complete Phase 1 of cybersecurity program

Customers complete Phase 1 of cybersecurity program

May 2, 2016 Two Heartland customers will soon have a better picture of their cybersecurity position thanks to an assessment completed by Helix Security. Buzz Hillestad recently visited Madelia, MN and Volga, SD Read More
Stowater supports local animal rescue with Leadership Madison group

Stowater supports local animal rescue with Leadership Madison group

April 4, 2016 Heartland Energy Scheduler McCord Stowater is making a difference for a local animal rescue center through a community service project with Leadership Madison. Stowater and fellow Leadership Madison participants John Bloom (Lake County Read More
Experience is teacher for LM students

Experience is teacher for LM students

February 19, 2016 Paws for a Cause hosts raffle Monday by Jane Utecht, Staff Reporter, Madison Daily Leader Reprinted with permission “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again” is an old Read More