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African fruit bats to wolverines, Dakota Electric members enjoy a variety of animals at the MN Zoo

Dakota Electric Association had a total of 6,511 people attend the company’s 19th annual Member Appreciation Event at the Minnesota Zoo on July 28. During the event, zoo admission was free to all Dakota Electric members and access rx viagra their families As part of the event, Dakota Electric, a member-owned cooperative, asked attendees to bring food donations for [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:06+00:00 August 5th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|

360 Communities receives $10,000 from Dakota Electric and CoBank

Dakota Electric Association, along with CoBank, one of its lenders, recently donated $10,000 to 360 Communities. Dakota Electric’s $5,000 donation was matched by CoBank through the company’s “Sharing Success” grant program. Dakota Electric’s Board of Directors presented the kamagra cheapest check to Sal Mondelli, retiring CEO of 360 Communities, Jeff Mortensen, President & COO, and Laurie Bolin, development [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:06+00:00 August 3rd, 2016|Categories: Press Release|

Local teachers attend Rachel's Challenge thanks to Dakota Electric

Two teachers from the local area attended the Rachel’s Challenge Educational Summit in Dallas, Texas, June 23-25, through a sponsorship provided by Dakota Electric Association. Jennifer Chappuis, Cannon Falls, District 252, and Lisa Sammlar,  North Trail Elementary, District 192, learned strategies to replace bullying and violent behavior with kindness and respect. Rachel’s Challenge, a non-profit organization [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:06+00:00 July 19th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|

Local students return from Washington D.C. trip

Five area high school students, sponsored by Dakota Electric Association, recently returned from a Washington D.C. trip-of-a-lifetime. Dakota Electric’s students joined more than 1,700 students from across the nation (40 from Minnesota) for the 52nd annual National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) Rural Electric Youth Tour held June 11-16. Dakota Electric Association awarded the students the [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:06+00:00 July 13th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|

Dakota Electric welcomes members to the Member Appreciation Event at the MN Zoo

Dakota Electric Association members and their families should mark the date for the nineteenth-annual Member Appreciation Event on July 28 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 cooperative. Tickets to the event were included in recent electric bills, [...]

2017-03-16T12:32:14+00:00 July 7th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|

Outage update for Dakota Electric

FARMINGTON, Minn. (9:00 a.m., July 6, 2016) — Dakota Electric Association crews have been working hard all night restoring outages that have occurred after a severe storm moved through Minnesota. Dakota Electric experienced outages totaling more than 3,000 accounts scattered all across the service territory with the hardest hit area being the city of Burnsville. Crews [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:06+00:00 July 6th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|

All power is restored

FARMINGTON, Minn. (12:00 p.m., July 6, 2016) — Dakota Electric Association crews finished up repairs before noon today, restoring the last of the more than 3,000 accounts that were out of power due to yesterday’s storm that moved through Minnesota. The outages were scattered throughout the service territory with the hardest hit area being the city [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:06+00:00 July 6th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|

Dakota Electric rallies park volunteers for the 15th year of helping in local parks

Approximately 85 Dakota Electric Association members volunteered their time on May 7 at Whitetail Woods Regional Park in Empire Township as part of the annual, statewide, Touchstone Energy GreenTouch day. The volunteers of all ages planted nearly 1,000 trees of multiple varieties in the 456-acre park, which opened September 2014. The young trees will eventually provide [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:06+00:00 May 20th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|

Dakota Electric and Great River Energy sponsor Twins 2016 Play Ball! Youth Clinic

Youth baseball players have an opportunity to learn baseball from staff at the Minnesota Twins organization during their visit to Farmington on May 14. Boys and girls from the ages of 6 to 13 can participate in the 2016 Play Ball! Minnesota Youth Clinic, which teaches basic fundamentals including hitting, fielding and throwing. No registration is [...]

2017-03-16T12:32:14+00:00 May 2nd, 2016|Categories: Press Release|

Outstanding reliability and service reported at Dakota Electric’s Annual Meeting

Providing quality service to the member-owners, outstanding electric reliability, lower energy sales and kamagra price germany a new smartphone outage application were just a few of the topics discussed at Dakota Electric Association’s Annual Meeting, held in the social hall at St. Michael’s in Farmington on April 28. President and CEO Greg Miller discussed causes for lower energy sales [...]

2018-02-08T10:10:06+00:00 April 29th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|