Free HR resource available for Heartland customers

Free HR resource available for Heartland customers

July 31, 2017 Online service offers human resources-related materials News, tools, forms and training related to employment and workplace issues in the public power industry are now available at the click of a Read More
New Ulm takes steps to mitigate risk of cyber attack

New Ulm takes steps to mitigate risk of cyber attack

July 6, 2017 City utilizes Heartland cybersecurity program to identify system vulnerabilities SBS Cybersecurity recently traveled to New Ulm, MN to evaluate their cybersecurity position. Heartland partnered with SBS to help customers implement 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
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
2 steps to safe digging

2 steps to safe digging

March 31, 2017 April 2017 marks 10th anniversary of National Safe Digging Month Building a deck? Planting a tree? Installing a fence or mailbox? Heartland and Common Ground Alliance remind you of two Read More
Apply to be South Dakota Capital for a Day

Apply to be South Dakota Capital for a Day

March 31, 2017 Governor┬áDennis Daugaard wants to visit your town and hear from residents Pierre, SD is not an island. That’s the message South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard is sending as he invites Read More
Small utility cybersecurity guide released

Small utility cybersecurity guide released

March 15, 2017 From the February 2017 issue of The Resource, Minnesota Municipal Utilities Association The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has released a Guide to Cybersecurity, Resilience, and Reliability for Small and Read More
Understand and communicate your utility’s value

Understand and communicate your utility’s value

January 30, 2017 Register for the Public Utility Governance webinar series No matter the size of your budget and your utility, every public power community should engage in a strategic dialog with its Read More
New brand for the American Public Power Association

New brand for the American Public Power Association

January 30, 2017 From Sue Kelly, President & CEO American Public Power Association In 2015, the American Public Power Association adopted a new three-year strategic plan. One important element is “Raising Awareness of Read More
6 tips for a safe holiday wrap up

6 tips for a safe holiday wrap up

January 4, 2017 You decked the halls and trimmed the tree, but now the hectic holidays have passed. As you clean up and tear down your holiday decorations, Heartland and the Electrical Safety Read More