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
Heartland welcomes Crabtree as director of economic development

Heartland welcomes Crabtree as director of economic development

February 1, 2016 Heartland is excited to announce the hiring of Casey Crabtree as director of economic development. Crabtree comes to Heartland with over ten years of experience in marketing and sales. “I’m Read More
Winter Conference focuses on linemen, superintendents

Winter Conference focuses on linemen, superintendents

February 1, 2016 It wouldn’t be December in South Dakota without a little cold weather and wind, but that didn’t stop us from hosting our annual Winter Conference. This conference is designed for Read More
2015 Recap: Evolving to meet customer needs

2015 Recap: Evolving to meet customer needs

January 4, 2016 Over the past several years, one might say the buzz word surrounding Heartland has been transition. From operations to leadership to customer programs–change has been a reoccurring theme. While 2015 Read More
Jones reflects on an evolving power industry after ten years with Heartland

Jones reflects on an evolving power industry after ten years with Heartland

December 3, 2015 Evolving market environments as well as increased regulation and oversight have led to many opportunities and challenges for utilities, and Nate Jones deals with both on a daily basis as Read More
SPP transition changes daily operations at Heartland

SPP transition changes daily operations at Heartland

November 3, 2015 Heartland has fully and successfully operated within the Southwest Power Pool (SPP) for one month, after functional control of the Integrated System was turned over October 1. Operation within a regional transmission Read More