City employees given awards

City employees given awards

November 14, 2017 Article originally appeared in the October 26, 2017 issue of the Volga Tribune. Reprinted with permission. The employees of the city of Volga were presented Gold Level and Platinum Level Read More
Artisan Concrete Concepts relocating to Volga

Artisan Concrete Concepts relocating to Volga

November 1, 2017 Small business to break ground in spring of 2018 An up-and-coming custom concrete artist is moving to Volga’s downtown district. Chad Guthmiller, owner of Artisan Concrete Concepts, plans to break Read More
Volga fine arts standout named student of the month

Volga fine arts standout named student of the month

October 2, 2017 Heartland is pleased to announce Annie Denison as our Student of the Month. A senior at Sioux Valley High School (SVHS) in Volga, SD, Annie is recognized for her achievements 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
Making room to grow

Making room to grow

January 30, 2017 Utility systems studies in Volga determine infrastructure requirements, feasibility Ask any seasoned community developer and he or she will tell you: economic development doesn’t just happen. Efforts must be made Read More
Housing boom in growing Volga

Housing boom in growing Volga

November 2, 2016 29 new housing permits is a record for the small town By Eric Sandbulte, The Brookings Register Reprinted; Originally published in the October 29 issue of The Brookings Register. A lot Read More
Volga senior is fine arts standout

Volga senior is fine arts standout

October 4, 2016 Tommy Kasper named Heartland’s September student of the month A senior at Sioux Valley High School, in Volga, S.D., Tommy Kasper is recognized for his leadership skills, positive attitude and Read More
Heartland awards energy efficiency grants for lighting upgrades

Heartland awards energy efficiency grants for lighting upgrades

August 1, 2016 Three Heartland customers earned grants in July for energy efficient lighting upgrades. The cities of Lake Crystal and Madelia, Minnesota and Volga, SD replaced high pressure sodium street lights with LEDs. Volga also Read More
New Volga city administrator looking forward to community projects

New Volga city administrator looking forward to community projects

June 30, 2016 The city of Volga recently welcomed a new face to fill the position of city administrator. South Dakota native Jameson Berreth began his duties June 1 with a warm reception 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