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Touchstone Energy® Community Award applications being accepted

Dakota Electric Association is now accepting applications for the Touchstone Energy Community Award, which recognizes non-profit groups, community organizations and diflucan without prescription businesses that have shown a strong commitment to the community. The award acknowledges the efforts of cheapest cialis from india those who have impacted numerous people, collaborated and shared resources, addressed unmet community needs or provided necessary services. In 2012, [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:19+00:00 September 24th, 2012|Categories: Press Release|

Dakota Electric provides McGruff safety kits for children

McGruff Safe Kids Identification kits for school children are now available from law enforcement agencies throughout Dakota County and nearby communities. Dakota Electric Association, a member-owned electric cooperative, provided local law enforcement agencies throughout Dakota County, Northfield and Cannon Falls with McGruff identification kits. Police officers will distribute the kits to classrooms if a teacher makes [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:19+00:00 September 14th, 2012|Categories: Press Release|

Farmington teacher attends energy training

Local teacher, Pam Tycer of North Trail Elementary, Farmington, recently returned from a teacher training course that provided practical hands-on tools for furthering the energy education of her students. Tycer attended “Energy Education in the get kamagra Classroom” sponsored by Great River Energy, Maple Grove, and its 28 member cooperatives. Dakota Electric Association is a member-owned cooperative and [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:19+00:00 August 21st, 2012|Categories: Press Release|

Nearly 9,000 attended Dakota Electric’s Member Appreciation Event

A large crowd of 8,884 Dakota Electric Association members and their families attended the company’s 15th annual Member Appreciation Event at the Minnesota Zoo on July 26 from 4 to 8 p.m. During the event, zoo admission was free to all who purchase electricity from Dakota Electric, a member-owned cooperative. As part of the event, Dakota [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:19+00:00 July 27th, 2012|Categories: Press Release|

Local students return from Washington D.C. trip

Five students from local high schools in and around Dakota Electric Association’s service territory recently returned from a trip-of-a-lifetime to Washington D.C. Dakota Electric’s students joined more than 1,500 students from across the nation (37 total from Minnesota) for the 48th annual National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) Rural Electric Youth Tour held June 16-21. Dakota [...]

2017-03-16T12:32:18+00:00 July 11th, 2012|Categories: Press Release|

Dakota Electric provides members free zoo event

Dakota Electric Association members and their families should mark the date for the fifteenth-annual Member Appreciation Event on July 26 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. During the event, Dakota Electric provides complimentary admission to the Minnesota Zoo for those who purchase electricity from the purchase real name brand kamagra cooperative. Tickets to the event were included in electric bills, or [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:19+00:00 July 5th, 2012|Categories: Press Release|

Dakota Electric awards $50,000 in scholarships

Thirty-four area high school students and lowest price cialis six Inver Hills Community College students received scholarships this spring for their continuing education from Dakota Electric Association. The donation to local students totaled $50,000. Seven Inver Hills students and 16 Dakota County Technical College students received scholarships last fall. Dakota Electric has donated $563,495 since 1990 to help students [...]

2017-03-16T12:32:18+00:00 June 20th, 2012|Categories: Press Release|

All outages restored

FARMINGTON, Minn. (11:30 p.m., June 19, 2012) — Dakota Electric Association is happy to report that all outages have been restored. A severe thunderstorm ripped through the area early Tuesday morning knocking out power to more than 10,000 Dakota Electric members. The damage was widespread, making outage restoration difficult. All available crews were quickly dispatched to [...]

2017-03-16T12:32:18+00:00 June 19th, 2012|Categories: Press Release|

Dakota Electric crews working on outage restoration

FARMINGTON, Minn. (10:00 a.m., June 19, 2012) — Dakota Electric Association crews are out in force restoring outages from this morning’s damaging storms. More than 10,000 were without power, but crews have reduced that number to approximately 3,000 still without power at this time. The majority of those 3,000 should be restored by nightfall. But, due [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:19+00:00 June 19th, 2012|Categories: Press Release|

Dakota Electric crews continue working on outage restoration

FARMINGTON, Minn. (11:30 a.m., June 19, 2012) — Dakota Electric Association crews continue to make great progress on the widespread outages. Approximately 1,300 are still without power, down from a high of more than 10,000. The majority of these should be on by nightfall with some lingering into the next day or two. For updates, members [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:19+00:00 June 19th, 2012|Categories: Press Release|